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U.S. National Seed Herbarium

Location:Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory
Rm. 324, Bldg. 011A, BARC-West
Beltsville, MD 20705-2350 USA
soybean (Glycine max)
Herbarium acronym:BARC
Associated libraries:5,000 volumes
Number of accessions:120,000 seed-fruit samples, 390 families, 13,000 genera, 27,000 species
Director:Joseph H. Kirkbride, Jr.
Active systematists:Joseph H. Kirkbride, Jr. (seed, Fabaceae, Cucurbitaceae, Rubiaceae)
 John H. Wiersema (nomenclature, Cabombaceae, Nymphaeaceae)


Last Modified: 8/12/2016
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