CANBR Programs

Director: Andrew Young

Deputy Director: Jim Croft

Systematics
and
Evolution

Botanical Information Systems

Australian
National
Herbarium

Communications
and
Outreach

Program Leader:
Joe Miller
Program Leader:
Greg Whitbread
Program Leader:
Brendan Lepschi
Program Leader:
Anna Monro
  • Systematic studies in major Australian plant groups including:
    • Asteraceae
    • Bryophytes
    • Caryophyllales
    • Malvaceae
    • Mimosoideae
    • Myrtaceae
    • Orchidaceae
    • Rutaceae
    • Salicaceae
    • Santalaceae
  • Computer identification tools for Australian plants.
  • Environmental weeds
  • Murray-Darling Basin Ecology
  • Taxonomy Research & Information Network (TRIN)
  • Infrastructure including hardware and operating environment.
  • Information Services including user services and automated web queries.
  • Data management - the Integrated Biodiversity Information System (IBIS)
  • Collaborative national/international botanical databases and standards: APC, IPNI, ABIF, GBIF, HISCOM.
  • Australia's Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
  • Atlas of Living Australia
  • Collection management
    • Canberra/Cairns
    • Database register
    • Loans/exchange
    • Acquisitions
    • Images
    • Library
  • Botanical information
    • Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)
    • Australian Plant Census (APC)
  • Herbarium outreach
    • Internships
    • Identification services
    • Volunteers
  • Graduate Students
  • Summer Studentships
  • Botanical Internships
  • Volunteers
  • Public lectures
  • Publicity
  • Herbarium tours
  • Public Reference Herbarium
  • Public plant identification
  • Community projects
  • Internet and World Wide Web
  • Photograph Index
  • Image licence sales
  • CANBR program web site

 

 

 

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