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Type: Article
Published: 2007-12-21
Page range: 41–46
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Reflections on PEET, the Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy*

Museum Research Associate (Herbarium), Burke Museum, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
General Biodiversity Crisis taxonomic impediment training taxonomists


The 12-year old PEET engages a retired program officer in a question-answer session focused on the aspirations and tribulations of the NSF-sponsored research, training, and computer infrastructure program, Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy.


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