Vegetable germplasm passport data of the genebank collection of the Agricultural Research Institute of Burundi

Latest version published by ISABU ( Institut des Sciences Agronomiques du Burundi) on 23 May 2020 ISABU ( Institut des Sciences Agronomiques du Burundi)
Publication date:
23 May 2020
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This dataset consists of the passport data of the vegetable germplasm collected by the Agricultural Research Institute of Burundi in 2007 en 2008.

Data Records

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: d83793f0-b48b-4842-b584-8ad65d73daf3.  ISABU ( Institut des Sciences Agronomiques du Burundi) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Participant Node Managers Committee.


Occurrence; Germplasm; Landrace; Accession; Specimen; Germplasm; Landrace; Accession


Jean Claude Bigirimana
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Head of Plant Genetic Resources Unit
Agricultural Research Institute of Burundi (ISABU)
Cathedral Avenue
P.O.Box 795 Bujumbura
+257 75 947 820
Maarten van Zonneveld
  • User
Genebank manager
World Vegetable Center
P.O. Box 42, Shanhua, Tainan, Taiwan 74199
74151 Shanhua

Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [-4.5, 28.9], North East [-2.2, 31]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

CultivarGroup Amaranthus sp., Arachis hypogaea, Brassica sp., Capsicum frutescens, Cucumis sp., Cucurbita pepo, Cucurbita sp., Phaseolus lunatus, Phaseolus vulgaris, Pisum sativum, Seschium edule, Solanum melongena, Solanum sp., Vigna sp., Vigna unguiculata

Project Data

No Description available

Title Digitizing national vegetable databases to improve food and nutritional security in Eastern Africa
Identifier BID-AF2017-0310-SMA
Funding Publication of this dataset was funded by the European Union. GBIF and the BID programme supported the publication of this data with special thanks to Melissa Liu from Taibif and Marie Grosjean from the GBIF Secretariat.

The personnel involved in the project:

Jean Claude Bigirimana

Sampling Methods

Germplasm collection in farmer fields

Study Extent Burundi

Method step description:

  1. Germplasm collection following https://cropgenebank.sgrp.cgiar.org/index.php/procedures-mainmenu-242/collecting

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers d83793f0-b48b-4842-b584-8ad65d73daf3