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The Herbarium Handbook

Edited By: Leonard Forman and Diane Bridson

334 pages, Illus,

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Paperback | Aug 2009 | Edition: 3 | #86203 | ISBN-13: 9781900347433
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About this book

Contains chapters on the conservation of herbarium sheets and on the collection and curation of the larger algae. The chapter on computers has been completely rewritten and much enlarged, as have those on pests and treatments, larger fungi and economic botany. The sections on liquid preservatives and on pesticides have been revised to take into account new health and safety regulations. An essential reference work for herbarium managers and technicians and for all those who are involved with the making and maintenance of herbarium collections.


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