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Repatriation of herbarium data for the flora of Bahia, Brazil


Ref: 7108
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Daniela Zappi
Lead Institution: RBG Kew - Jodrell
Host Country Institutions: Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana (UEFS), Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau (CEPLAC), Federal Rural University of Pernambuco (UFRPE)
Start Date: 1998-08-01
End Date: 1999-10-30
Funding: £38,307.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Brazil
Purpose: To develop and refine the methodology for data capture and repatriation of data.
Outputs: Train Brazilian Research Officer in herbarium and library skills and on Brahms database software. Present poster at the Brazilian Botanical Congress. Hold workshop on Bahian plant diversity. Establish computer database in Brahms. Establish 2 reference collections of image of type material. Enhance the existing dissemination network of the taxonomic research institutions involved in the Plantas do Nordeste project. Produce project report with recommendations for future data repatriation and collection coverage prepared.


Documents:
Title: 7-108 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: ECP Brazil - final
Download: ECP [pdf]