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Herbaria

Harvard University Herbarium
http://www.huh.harvard.edu/

Museum d’Histoire Naturelle
http://www.mnhn.fr/museum/foffice/tous/tous/sommaire.xsp

Steere Herbarium at the New York Botanical Garden
http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

C.V Starr Virtual Herbarium (International Plant Science Center) at the New York Botanical Garden
http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/VirtualHerbarium.asp

Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew
http://www.kew.org/collections/index.html

Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Genève
http://www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/herbier_historique_intro.php

Missouri Botanical Gardens
http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/Research/herbarium.shtml

Komarov Botanical Institute
http://www.binran.ru/botmus/english/english.htm

Natural History Museum, London
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/collections/departmental-collecti...

Swedish Museum of Natural History
http://www.nrm.se/en/menu/researchandcollections/collections/databases/k...

United States National Herbarium (Smithsonian Institution)
http://botany.si.edu/

Nationaal Herbarium Nederland
http://www.nationaalherbarium.nl/

Université Montpellier
http://amap.cirad.fr/fr/index.php

Université Claude Bernard
http://herbier.univ-lyon1.fr/

National Botanic Garden of Belgium
http://www.br.fgov.be/RESEARCH/COLLECTIONS/HERBARIUM/herbariumdescriptio...

University of Helsinki
http://www.fmnh.helsinki.fi/english/botany/

Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Zentraleinrichtung der Freien Universität Berlin
http://bgbm3.bgbm.fu-berlin.de/BGBM/research/colls/garden/indseme.htm

The Field Museum
http://www.fieldmuseum.org/research_collections/botany/default.htm

University of Copenhagen
http://www.nathimus.ku.dk/bot/collections.htm

Chinese National Herbarium
http://www.cvh.org.cn/

University and Jepson Herbaria
http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/

Nomenclanture

International Plant Name Index
http://www.ipni.org/

Angiosperm Phylogeny Website
http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APWeb/

Zipcodezoo
http://zipcodezoo.com/Plants

GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network, USDA)
http://www.ars-grin.gov/npgs/

Online Flora

Tropicos (Missouri Botanical Garden)
http://www.tropicos.org/

Flora Europaea (RBG-Edinburgh)
http://rbg-web2.rbge.org.uk/FE/fe.html

Flora of the Hawaiian Islands (Smithsonian Institution)
http://botany.si.edu/pacificislandbiodiversity/hawaiianflora/

Flora of Israel Online (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
http://flora.huji.ac.il/

Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, France
http://inpn.mnhn.fr/isb/index.jsp

Flora of Kaxil Kiuic (Yucatan, Mexico)
http://oncampus.richmond.edu/academics/flora-kiuic/checklist.html

Wisflora: Wisconsin Vascular Plant Species
http://www.botany.wisc.edu/wisflora/

Flora iberica
http://www.floraiberica.org/index.php

Tele Botanica
http://www.tela-botanica.org/page:eflore

Laboratorio Darwinion
www.darwin.edu.ar

Dieren, planten en paddenstoelen in Nederland (Animals, Plants, and Fungi)
www.soortenbank.nl

Flora of China 中国植物志 (Chinese Version)
http://frps.plantphoto.cn/index.asp

Morphbank
http://www.morphbank.net/

Neotropical Herbarium Specimens (Spanish & English), Field Museum
http://fm1.fieldmuseum.org/vrrc/

Flora of China
http://hua.huh.harvard.edu/china/

Wood
Inside Wood
http://insidewood.lib.ncsu.edu/

Wood Anatomy of Central European Species
http://www.woodanatomy.ch/

Charcoal Analysis Web (Eleni Asouti)
http://pcwww.liv.ac.uk/~easouti/

Tervuren xylarium wood database
http://www.metafro.be/xylarium

Wood Anatomy and more (Andreas Heiss)
http://www.holzanatomie.at/

Phytoliths
University of Missouri Phytolith Database
http://database.coas.missouri.edu/fmi/xsl/phytos/imagedatabase.xsl

UCL phytolith database
http://www.homepages.ucl.ac.uk/~tcrndfu/phytoliths.html

Terry Ball's Phytolith webpage
http://home.byu.net/tbb/

M.Blinnikov's phytolith gallery
http://web.stcloudstate.edu/msblinnikov/phd/light.html

Colonial Williamsburg Phytolith database
http://research.history.org/archaeological_research/collections/collarch...

Starch

University of Sheffield Starch Wiki
http://archaeobotany.dept.shef.ac.uk/wiki/index.php/Starch_-_Introduction

More coming soon!

Macrobotanical

Near Eastern Archaeobotany (George Willcox)
http://pagesperso-orange.fr/g.willcox/

Seed ID Workshop (Ohio State University)
http://www.oardc.ohio-state.edu/seedid/

Discover Seeds (Colorado State University)
http://www.seedimages.com/

Laboratory Guide to Archaeological Plant Remains from Eastern N America (Gayle Fritz)
http://artsci.wustl.edu/~gjfritz/

USDA Family Guide for fruits and seeds
http://nt.ars-grin.gov/sbmlweb/onlineresources/frsdfam/

Crow Canyon, seed identification images
http://www.crowcanyon.org/ResearchReports/Archaeobotanical/Plant_Identif...

Arable Seed Identification System (Scottish Crop Research Institute)
http://asis.scri.ac.uk/

Digital Atlas of the Netherlands
http://seeds.eldoc.ub.rug.nl/

Harvard Seed Herbarium Initiative(SHIP)
http://www.huh.harvard.edu/collections/ship.html

Kevin's Leonard's reference collection
http://picasaweb.google.com/archaeoconsulting/

Pollen

European Pollen Reference Collection at the University of Oxford
http://www.geog.ox.ac.uk/research/biodiversity/lel/refcollections/pollen...

CUPOD - Cambridge University Palynological Online Database
http://www.quaternary.group.cam.ac.uk/pollen/

Databases of Archaeological Remains

Archaeology Data Service (University of York)
http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/

Archaeobotanical Database of Eastern Mediterannean and Near Eastern Sites
http://www.cuminum.de/archaeobotany/

Archaeobotanical Computer Database (ABCD)k, British Isles
http://intarch.ac.uk/journal/issue1/tomlinson/

Ethnobotany
Native American Ethnobotany Database
http://herb.umd.umich.edu/

Ancient Maya Botanical Research (Charles Zidar)
http://research.famsi.org/botany/index.php

Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases
http://www.ars-grin.gov/duke/

Plants for a future
http://www.pfaf.org/index.php

Hawaiian Ethnobotany Online Database (Bishop Museum)
http://www2.bishopmuseum.org/ethnobotanydb/index.asp

Other

BECbase(Collaborative effort between several labs at Northern Arizona University, the National Park Service, the United States Geological Survey)
https://www4.nau.edu/becbase/index.asp
Houses information on reference collections of macrobotanical remains and pollen from National Arizona University.

Bibliographies and links to other pages

Literature on archaeological remains of cultivated plants 1981-2004 (Helmut Kroll)
http://www.archaeobotany.de/

Bibliographies of Near Eastern Archaeobotanical remains (Naomi Miller)
http://www.sas.upenn.edu/~nmiller0/

BIAB online: British and Irish Archaeological Bibliography
http://www.biab.ac.uk/index.asp

Ancient Grains( Delwen Samuel and Mark Nesbitt)
http://www.ancientgrains.org/

Societies and Meetings
International Work Group for Paleoethnobotany
http://www.palaeoethnobotany.com/

Society of Ethnobiology
http://ethnobiology.org/

Society for Economic Botany
http://econbot.org/_welcome_/to_seb.php

International Association of Wood Anatomists (IAWA)
http://bio.kuleuven.be/sys/iawa/

Journals

Vegetation History and Archaeobotany
http://www.springerlink.com/content/107470/

Journal of Ethnobiology
http://www.bioone.org/loi/etbi

Economic Botany
http://www.springerlink.com/content/120950/

Archaeobotany blogs

The Archaeobotanist (Dorian Fuller’s blog on current publications in archaeobotany)
http://archaeobotanist.blogspot.com/

Japanese Archaeobotany (A blog introducing Japanese Archaeobotany. Keeps a good log of current conferences and publications relating to Japan)
http://japanese-archaeobotany.blogspot.com/

Vaviblog ( A posthumous blog of Vavilov’s journal entries)
http://www.vaviblog.com/

Etnobotanik (Fusun Ertuğ’s blog on Archaeobotany in Turkey. (In Turkish)
http://www.etnofertug.blogspot.com/

For webpages of individuals please see the list of contributors. If you do not see a resource listed here please contact us at jguedes@fas.harvard.edu to have it added to the list