Staff

Aaron McArdle

Aaron McArdle

Curation Officer

As Curation Officer at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (MEL), Aaron oversees 125 families of vascular plants, the largest being Myrtaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Boraginaceae, Solanaceae and Asteraceae. His main tasks involve maintaining the Herbarium collection through data quality checking and integrated pest management, databasing material (both new and old), processing loans and exchange material, volunteer training, servicing image and information requests, as well as assisting botanists, researchers and students with their work.