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Svalbard Global Seed Vault, entrance
The Svalbard Global Seed Vault ( provides a safe backup of seeds on food crops conserved by seedbanks worldwide. This picture is from the day after the opening. Photo by Dag Terje Filip Endresen

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This page allows you to do basic searches regarding the material to be stored in the Seed Vault.

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Template for reporting seed samples to SGSV

Search form (sgsv template)

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WIEWS institute code accession number Full scientific name Country of collection or source Number of seeds Details
NGA057   1122   Zea mays   IBPGR   250   [Details]
NGA057   356   Zea mays   TCHAD   250   [Details]
NGA057   1110   Zea mays   IBPGR   250   [Details]
NGA057   1257   Zea mays   IBPGR   250   [Details]
NGA057   1250   Zea mays   IBPGR   250   [Details]
NGA057   719   Vigna vexillata   Botswana   250   [Details]
NGA057   413   Vigna unguiculata   Nigeria   250   [Details]
NGA057   928   Glycine max   Not available   250   [Details]
NGA057   4502   Glycine max   Taiwan   250   [Details]
NGA057   11581   Vigna unguiculata   Niger   250   [Details]
NGA057   12455   Vigna unguiculata   Zambia   250   [Details]
NGA057   6642   Vigna unguiculata   Liberia   250   [Details]
NGA057   1933   Vigna unguiculata   South Africa   250   [Details]
NGA057   15869   Vigna unguiculata   Niger   250   [Details]
NGA057   11493   Vigna unguiculata   Philippines   250   [Details]
NGA057   15273   Vigna unguiculata   Chad   250   [Details]
NGA057   1293   Zea mays   TOGO   250   [Details]
NGA057   12523   Vigna unguiculata   Yemen Republic of   250   [Details]
NGA057   1470   Zea mays   TOGO   250   [Details]
NGA057   1228   Zea mays   IBPGR   250   [Details]
NGA057   5609   Vigna unguiculata   Niger   250   [Details]
NGA057   83   Zea mays   ZIMBABWE   250   [Details]
NGA057   627   Vigna ambacensis   Congo   250   [Details]
NGA057   1478   Zea mays   CONGO   250   [Details]
NGA057   1442   Zea mays   TOGO   250   [Details]

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