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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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Institute code Institute acronym Genus name Vernacular name Accessions Taxa Details
BEN089   AfricaRice   Interspecific       305   2   [Details]
BEN089   AfricaRice   O.       18   2   [Details]
BEN089   AfricaRice   Glaberrima       14   1   [Details]
BEN089   AfricaRice   Oryza   rice   17,363   9   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Zea   corn   3   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Abelmoschus   okra   13   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Lycopersicon   tomato   44   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Cucurbita   gourd   7   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Sorghum   sorghum   1,024   2   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Sesamum   sesame   93   2   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Allium   Wild onion   1   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Pennisetum   Kikuyu grass   478   2   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Citrullus   watermelon   10   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Cajanus   cajanus   8   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Arachis   peanut   14   1   [Details]
SDN002   ARC   Vigna   cowpea   118   3   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Solanum   nightshade   7   3   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Sesamum   sesame   3   1   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Sorghum   sorghum   83   1   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Phaseolus   Bean   578   3   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Pennisetum   Kikuyu grass   2   1   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Pisum   pea   10   1   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Triticum   wheat   4   1   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Zea   corn   42   1   [Details]
BDI003   ISABU   Helianthus   sunflower   4   1   [Details]

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