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Launch event on October 4th!

The International Committee on Open Phytolith Science (ICOPS) invites you to the launch event of the Open Phytoliths Community on Tuesday 4th October and will run twice - 8:00-9:00 UTC and 14:00-15:00 UTC !

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Phytoliths in Asia

A special issue of Review of Palaeobotany. Call is open until 28-Feb-20223

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The FAIR phytoliths project is getting started!

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The new code for phytolith nomenclature, version 2.0 IS NOW published !

The paper with its supplementary material can be downloaded for free on the Annals of Botany website.

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Kristyna Hošková gets the 1st prize !

For her innovative methodological advances regarding phytolith morphometric analysis. Congratulations !

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Eduardo Trein Salgado gets the 2nd prize !

For his integrated, multidisciplinary approach. Congratulations !

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Francesca D'Agostini gets the 3rd prize !

For her innovative methodological advances. congratulations!

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International Phytolith Society Board Members

Doris Barboni

French Institute of Pondicherry, India

President

Rand R. Evett

University of California, USA

President-elect

Akos Petö

Szent István University, Hungary

Past-President

Mikhail Blinnikov

St. Cloud State University, USA

Treasurer

Marta Portillo

University of Reading, UK

Secretary

Welmoed Out

Moesgaard Museum, Denmark

Member-at-large

Marcia Regina Calegari

Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná, Brasil

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