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U.S. National Seed Herbarium - Selected Publications
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Chen, J.-F., and J.H. Kirkbride, Jr. 2000. A new synthetic species of Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae) from interspecific hybridization and chromosome doubling. Brittonia 52(4): 315-319.

Delorit, R.J., and C.R. Gunn. 1986. Seeds of continental United States legumes (Fabaceae). Agronomy Publications, River Falls, Wisconsin.

Duke, J.A., and E.E. Terrell. 1974. Crop diversification matrix: Introduction. Taxon 23: 759-799.

Gunn, C.R. 1969. Seeds of United States noxious and common weeds in Convolvulaceae, excluding genus Cuscuta. Proceedings of the Association of Official Seed Analysts 59: 101-115.

Gunn, C.R. 1970. A key and diagram for seeds of 100 species of Vicia (Leguminosae). Proceedings of the International Seed Testing Association 35: 773-790.

Gunn, C.R. 1971. Seeds of native and naturalized vetches of North America. United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Handbook 392, 1-42.

Gunn, C.R. 1972. Seed collection and identification. In T.T. Kozlowski, ed., Seed Biology, v. 3, pp. 55-143. Academic Press, New York.

Gunn, C.R. 1979. Systematic treatment of genus Vicia with notes about tribe Vicieae (Fabaceae) in Mexico and Central America. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1601, 1-41.

Gunn, C.R. 1980. Seeds and fruits of Papaveraceae and Fumariaceae. Seed Science and Technology 8: 3-58.

Gunn, C.R. 1983. A nomenclator of legume (Fabaceae) genera. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1680, 1-224.

Gunn, C.R. 1984. Fruits and seeds of genera in subfamily Mimosoideae (Fabaceae). United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1681, 1-194.

Gunn, C.R. 1991. Fruits and seeds of genera in subfamily Caesalpinioideae (Fabaceae). United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1755, 1-408.

Gunn, C.R., and D. Barnes. 1977. Seed morphology of Erythrina (Fabaceae). Lloydia 40: 454-470.

Gunn, C.R., J.V. Dennis, and P.J. Paradine. 1976. World guide to tropical drift seeds and fruits. 240 pp. Quadrangle/The New York Times Book Co., New York.

Gunn, C.R., and F.B. Gaffney. 1974. Seed characteristics of 42 economically important species of Solanaceae in the United States. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1471, 1-32.

Gunn, C.R., T.M. Pullen, E.A. Stadelbacher, J.M. Chandler, and J. Barnes. 1980. Vascular flora of Washington County, Mississippi, and environs. 150 pp. United States Department of Agriculture, Science and Education Administration, New Orleans.

Gunn, C.R., and C.A. Ritchie. 1988. Identification of disseminules listed in the Federal Noxious Weed Act. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1719, 1-313.

Gunn, C.R., and M.J. Seldin. 1976. Seed and fruit characters of North American Papaveraceae. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1517, 1-96.

Gunn, C.R., and M.J. Seldin. 1977. Preparing seed and fruit characters for a computer with discussion of five useful programs. Seed Science and Technology 4: 1-40.

Gunn, C.R., W.H. Skrdla, and H.C. Spencer. 1978. Classification of Medicago sativa L. using legume characters and flower color. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1574, 1-84.

Gunn, C.R., J.H. Wiersema, C.A. Ritchie, and J.H. Kirkbride, Jr. 1992. Families and genera of spermatophytes recognized by the Agricultural Research Service. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1796, 1-500.

Gunn, C.R., J.H. Wiersema, C.A. Ritchie, and J.H. Kirkbride, Jr. 1992. Database of families and genera of spermatophytes recognized by the Agricultural Research Service. Flora Online 28(ver. 1.0): 1,793,068 bytes.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr. 1992. Database of native distributions for Cucumis. Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative 15: 45-47, 5-inch, 1.2 megabyte microcomputer diskette.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr. 1992. Interactive microcomputer database for identification of Cucumis. Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative 15: 48-50, 5 1/4 inch, 1.2 megabyte microcomputer diskette.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr. 1993. Biosystematic monograph of the genus Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae), 159 pages, 5 1/4 inch, 1.2 megabyte microcomputer diskette. Parkway Publishers, Boone.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr. 1994. Taxonomic circumscription of the genus Lotus Linnaeus (Fabaceae, Loteae), its tribal position, and its species. Proceedings, The First International Lotus Symposium, pages 11-15.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr. 1994. Revision of Cucumella (Cucurbitaceae, Cucurbitoideae, Melothrieae, Cucumerinae). Brittonia 46(3): 161-186.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr. 1999. Barnebydendron, a new generic name (Fabaceae, Caesalpinioideae, Detarieae, Brownea group). Sida 18(3): 815-818.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr., and M.J. Dallwitz. 2000. Cucumis and Cucumella (Cucurbitaceae): Interactive Identifications and Queries. http://nt.ars-grin.gov/sbmlweb/OnlineResources/Cucumis/Index.cfm

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr., and D.F. Farr. 2000. Cucumis and Cucumella (Cucurbitaceae): Specimen Localities. http://nt.ars-grin.gov/Melons/

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr., C.R. Gunn, and C.A. Ritchie. 1994. Seed and fruit phylogenies of Caesalpinioideae and Mimosoideae (Fabaceae) and their tribes. In: I.K. Ferguson and S.C. Tucker, eds., Advances in Legume Systematics, part 6, Structural Botany, pp. 117-140. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, England.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr., C.R. Gunn, A.L. Weitzman, and M.J. Dallwitz. 2000. Legume (Fabaceae) Fruits and Seeds, CD-ROM. Boone: Parkway Publishers.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr., C.R. Gunn, A.L. Weitzman, and M.J. Dallwitz. 2003. Legume (Fabaceae) Fruits and Seeds, version 2.0. Beltsville, Maryland: USDA, ARS, Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory, URL: http://nt.ars-grin.gov/sbmlweb/OnlineResources/Fabaceae/Index.cfm

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr., and M.C. Kirkbride. 1987. Typification of Stylosanthes (Leguminosae) and its sections. Taxon 36(2): 455-458.

Kirkbride, J.H., Jr., and J.H. Wiersema. 1997. Bobgunnia, a new African genus of tribe Swartzieae (Fabaceae, Faboideae). Brittonia 49(1): 1-23.

Lersten, N.R., and C.R. Gunn. 1982. Testa characters in tribe Vicieae, with notes about tribes Abreae, Cicereae, and Trifolieae (Fabaceae). United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1667, 1-40.

Larsen, A.L., J.H. Wiersema, and T. Handwerker. 1993. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds, revision 3. Association of Official Seed Analysts Contribution No. 25 to the Handbook on Seed Testing.

Lersten, N.R., C.R. Gunn, and C.L. Brubaker. 1992. Comparative morphology of the lens on legume (Fabaceae) seeds, with emphasis on species in subfamilies Caesalpinioideae and Mimosoideae. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1791, 1-44.

Metz, T. and J. H. Wiersema. 2002. Taxonomic nomenclature checker. Online reference: http://pgrdoc.ipgri.cgiar.org/taxcheck/grin/index.html

Meyer, D.J.L. and J.H. Wiersema, eds. 1999. Uniform classification of weed and crop seeds, revision 4. Association of Official Seed Analysts Contribution No. 25 to the Handbook on Seed Testing.

Russell, P. 1961. The seed collection, United States Department of Agriculture. American Horticultural Magazine 40: 325-333.

Shaw, R., and R.D. Webster. 1987. A revision of the genus Eriochloa in North America (Poaceae: Paniceae). Sida 12: 209-222.

Skeels, H.C. 1932. Foreign seeds. National Horticultural Magazine 11: 308-316.

Terrell, E.E. 1968. A taxonomic revision of the genus Lolium. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1392, 1-65.

Terrell, E.E. 1971. Survey of occurrences of liquid or soft endosperms in grass genera. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 98: 264-268.

Terrell, E.E. 1977. A checklist of names for 3,000 vascular plants of economic importance. United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Handbook 505, 1-201.

Terrell, E.E., S.R. Hill, J.H. Wiersema, and W.E. Rice. 1986. A checklist of names for 3,000 vascular plants of economic importance. United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Handbook 505, 1-241.

Terrell, E.E., J.L. Reveal, R.W. Spjut, R.F. Whitcomb, J.H. Kirkbride. Jr., M.T. Cimino, and M.T. Strong. 2000. Annotated list of the flora of the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, Maryland. U.S. Department Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service ARS-155, 89 pp.

Terrell, E.E., and H. Robinson. 1974. Luziolinae, a new subtribe of oryzoid grasses. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 101(5): 235-245.

Webster, R.D. 1987. The Australian Paniceae (Poaceae). J. Cramer, Berlin-Stuttgart.

Webster, R.D. 1991. Old World genera of the Paniceae (Poaceae: Panicoideae). Sida 15: 1-35.

Webster, R.D., J.H. Kirkbride, Jr., and J. Valdez. 1989. New World genera of the Paniceae (Poaceae: Panicoideae). Sida 13(4): 393-417, microfiche.

Wiersema, J.H. 1987. A monograph of Nymphaea subgenus Hydrocallis (Nymphaceae). Systematic Botany Monographs 16: 1-112.

Wiersema, J.H., J.H. Kirkbride, Jr., and C.R. Gunn. 1990. Legume (Fabaceae) Nomenclature in the USDA Germplasm System. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1757, 1-572.

Wiersema, J.H. 2000. World economic plants in GRIN. Online reference: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxecon.pl.

Wiersema, J.H. 2000. Federal and State Noxious Weeds in GRIN. Online reference: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxweed.pl.

Wiersema, J.H. 2001. ISTA List of Stabilized Plant Names, ed. 4. Online reference: http://www.ars-grin.gov/~sbmljw/istaintrod.html.

Wiersema, J.H., and B. León. 1999. World economic plants: a standard reference. CRC Press, Boca Raton. xxxv + 749 pp.

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