NAME

Maggie Nightingale

Herbarium Registrar

B. Ag. Sc. (1982) University of Adelaide, SA, Australia

M. Env. Man. (2005) University of New England, NSW, Australia


CONTACT

Phone (+61) 02 6246 5124

Fax: (+61) 02 6246 5249

E-mail: Maggie.Nightingalecsiro.au

Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
CSIRO Plant Industry
GPO Box 1600
Canberra ACT 2601
AUSTRALIA

 
PROJECT
INTERESTS

Duties of the Herbarium Registrar include assigning unique numbers for all new accessions to the Australian National Herbarium (ANH), allocating unique numbers to authorised Australian National Botanic Gardens (ANBG) staff for living accessions; undertaking or overseeing entry and updating of field book and label data into the herbarium database (ANHSIR); providing specimen labels, other database output and advice as required; and supervising and/or training other staff undertaking ANHSIR data entry at the ANH and ANBG. In addition, I have responsibility for maintaining the Poaceae (grass family) specimen collection at the ANH.


SELECTED
PUBLICATIONS

Nightingale, M.E. et al (2005), Flora of Australia 44B: (25 genera in the tribe Cynodonteae)


CURRENT
PROJECTS

Australia ’s Virtual Herbarium: http://www.chah.gov.au/avh/index.html



Updated 13 May, 2008 , webmaster, CANBR (canbr-info@anbg.gov.au)