DNA Barcoding Darwin’s Meadow

A Twenty-first-century Botanical Inventory at Historic Down House
  • Karen E. James
Part of the New Directions in Mathematics and Science Education book series (NDMS)


In June 1855 Charles Darwin wrote to Joseph Hooker that he intended to survey the 13-acre hay meadow (Great Pucklands) near Down House, and reported with delight – ‘Hurrah! Hurrah!’ – that he had identified his first grass.2


Seed Plant Natural History Museum Linnean Society Angiosperm Phylogeny Group British Plant 
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  • Karen E. James
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  1. 1.Mount Desert Island Biological LaboratoryUSA

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