Plant Key

Una Smith una at
Sat Jul 18 12:37:45 EST 1992

You may find useful information in either the TAXACOMT subscription
list or on the ftp archive at, administered by the
Harvard University Herbaria.  Below is a recent announcement of
additions to the archive.


Date:         Sat, 18 Jul 1992 12:51:22 EDT
Reply-To: Jim Beach <beach at>
From: Jim Beach <beach at>
Subject:      Taxacom FTP Server News
X-To:         taxacomt at
To: Multiple recipients of list TAXACOMT <TAXACOMT%MSU.BitNet at>

The Taxacom FTP server is accumulating project descriptions and technical
documentation for systematics/biodiversity database software and database
development initiatives.

Recent additions include files describing the computerization of the Harvard
Gray Card Index (newly described western hemisphere plant species),
information about the MUSE project based at Cornell and about MUSE
collection database software, newsletters from ERIN, the Environmental
Research Information Network of Australia, NEODAT - a new world
collaborative fish collection database catalog effort, among others.

The files are located in self-evident subdirectories under /pub/.  The
Taxacom FTP server can be reached via anonymous FTP at


James H. Beach                                      beach at
Data Administrator                                  Tel: (617) 495-1912
MCZ, Herbaria, Arnold Arboretum                     Fax: (617) 495-9484
22 Divinity Avenue
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138, USA


Una Smith   una at    School of the Environment
                                Duke University
                                Durham, NC  27706

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