Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Joseph Kirkbride

Research Associate
Department / Division
  • Ph.D. in Biology, City University of New York , New York Botanical Garden, A revision of the genus Declieuxia (Rubiaceae) 1968 - 1975
  • M.S. in Biology, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri (1968)
  • B.S. in Biology, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri (1966) 
Research Interests

Systematic botany, systematics and nomenclature of crop plants, generic treatments of various Rubiaceae genera for the Flora of Ecuador.

Journal Article
  • Kirkbride, Joseph H., Jr., Gunn, C. R., Weitzman, A. L., and Dallwitz, M. J. 2000. Legume (Fabaceae) Fruits and Seeds. Parkway Publishers, Inc.
  • Terrell, Edward E., Reveal, J. L., Spjut, R. W., Witcomb, R. F., Kirkbride, Joseph H., Jr., Cimino, M. T., and Strong, Mark T. 2000. Annotated list of the flora of the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, Maryland. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service.
  • Kirkbride, Joseph H., Jr. 1979. Revision of the Genus Psyllocarpus (Rubiaceae). In Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, 41.