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David Cantrill

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I am Chief Botanist at the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria and Director of the National Herbarium of Victoria that houses the State Botanical Collection. Building and enhancing the collection and then making this accessible is a passion. By training I am a Palaeobotanist and have worked on fossils from the Permian to Cenozoic.

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David's work profile

David works in the following sector(s): Collections Institution

David's primary institution is: Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria

David's position is: Executive Director Science

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David's work in taxonomy 

David has the following roles: Collecting, Identification, Research, Collection Management, Institution Management, Editing publishing and reviewing

David's skills are in Species delimitation, Phylogenetics, Nomenclature, Biogeography

David works on the taxonomy of Plants, Conifers,

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Find out more about David at:

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David is happy to be contacted for the following reasons:

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Contact from others in the taxonomy community regarding taxonomy-related issues

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Contact from members of the public for advice in areas of expertise (but not for identifications)

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Contact from members of the public for identifications in areas of expertise

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Contact re potential citizen science projects that could contribute to taxonomic research

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Contact by prospective students and others who could benefit from mentorship

Use the button below to contact David for one of the reasons above. Please don't make contact for any other reason.