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Ghana; University; Herbarium; Department of Botany; West Africa; Types; Occurrence
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Ghana and surrounding Western African territories
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [4.54, -3.76], North East [12.16, 1.5]|
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|Start Date / End Date||1898-01-01 / 2012-01-01|
|Parent Collection Identifier||n/a|
|Specimen preservation methods||Dried|
The Ghana Herbarium is a centre of taxonomic research in Ghana and also provides services such as the identification and collection of plant materials for institutions and individuals. The herbarium's activities are guided by certain Ghanaian national strategies related to biodiversity management, the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), and Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES).
|Purpose||Teaching and research support|