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In pictures: flora and fauna of Socotra - BBC News


BBC News
The BBC's Frank Gardener visits the island chain of Socotra, famed for plants and animals found nowhere else on the planet. Tree in Socotra Frank Gardner / BBC. Socotra's unique flora has been attracting botanists since the 19th century and, more ...

On the Wing: Botany BC pays a visit - Haida Gwaii Observer


Haida Gwaii Observer
Botany BC is an annual meeting of botanists and plant enthusiasts of British Columbia. They visited Haida Gwaii last week and the large crowd booked all the buildings at the Hiellen River and other accommodations throughout the island. Some botanists ...

Award-winning botanists gather in Cohasset - Wicked Local Cohasset


Wicked Local Cohasset
Growing up in Hawaii, Wichman became curious about the native plants surrounding him. He eventually found himself rappelling down cliffs throughout the tropics, the hotbed for biodiversity, to rescue rare indigenous plant species to propagate and examine.

Jharna Mitra Botanists

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Searchable database of names and information on collectors of the herbaria.