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Tuesday, October 6, 2009

BRYONET: Temporary closing of PC Bryophyte Herbarium


Dear all,

I inform you that the renovation project of Paris herbarium is now
actively in process.

The Bryophyte herbarium in scheduled to move in February 2010 and now,
the working group of collection preparation and prepack for futur
installation in the compactus in also in process.

For these reasons, I inform you that starting from the *1 st November
2009,* loans and visits will be interrupted *for a period of
approximately 1 year*. Furthermore, we will not be able to accept any
additional visits in October (except those already planned).

More information is available on the site:

I will inform you as soon as any change occurs in the renovation project
and in the management of the bryophyte herbarium.

I appologize for the inconvenients

C. Rausch

Catherine Rausch de Traubenberg*

Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle
Département Systématique et Evolution
UMR 5202, Equipe de Botanique, Bryologie

Adresse postale (adress for mail):
57, rue Cuvier, case 39
75231 PARIS Cedex 05

Adresse Laboratoire:
12, rue Buffon, Bâtiment de Cryptogamie
75005 PARIS

Tel: + 33 (0)1 40 79 31 91
Fax: + 33 (0)1 40 79 35 94

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