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MSc Plant Diversity students get extra training in the preparation of herbarium specimens

The University of Reading Herbarium (RNG) is one of the few university based herbaria still actively collecting  in the UK. While the collection is of modest size, some 300,000 specimens it is particularly valuable for DNA based research due to … Continue reading

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Herbarium RNG Questionnaire

I am a third year undergraduate student at the University of Reading, reading for a B.Sc. in Biological Sciences. My third year project aims to evaluate the current Herbarium RNG website, analyse other Herbaria websites, and subsequently redesign the Herbarium … Continue reading

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Mountain plants of southern South America

From Mary T. Kalin Arroyo: Over the period 16-17 September 2013 I had the pleasure to work in the herbarium at the University of Reading. My mission was to track down herbarium specimens collected in Tierra del Fuego by Dr. … Continue reading

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