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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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  Previous page arrow left   Total 67 hits or records,  record 51 to 67 displayed    

Species Accessions Seeds Vernacular name  x Genebanks  x Details
Sagina subulata   1   500   awl-leaf pearlwort   1   [Details]
Sorbus aucuparia   3   1,500   European mountainash   1   [Details]
Sphaerophysa salsula   1   500   alkali swainsonpea   1   [Details]
Tephrosia candida   3   1,500   white hoarypea   2   [Details]
Tephrosia cinerea   33   31,100   ashen hoarypea   3   [Details]
Tephrosia sessiliflora   10   9,600   sessileflower hoarypea   1   [Details]
Tephrosia sinapou   5   5,000   hoarypea   1   [Details]
Vicia disperma   2   1,000   European vetch   2   [Details]
Vigna adenantha   127   118,000   wild pea   3   [Details]
Vigna longifolia   6   4,350   longleaf cowpea   2   [Details]
Vigna luteola   128   86,380   hairypod cowpea   4   [Details]
Vigna minima   3   2,250   cowpea   2   [Details]
Vigna peduncularis   32   26,750   purple cowpea   3   [Details]
Vigna speciosa   4   4,000   wondering cowpea   1   [Details]
Vigna unguiculata   19,355   5,189,575   blackeyed pea   22   [Details]
Vigna vexillata   460   266,320   zombi pea   6   [Details]
Viola arvensis   2   1,000   European field pansy   1   [Details]

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