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Albion College Vascular Plant Image Gallery Open in a new browser window
   Taxonomically arranged images and summaries of family characteristics.
   http://www.albion.edu/plants/
Atlas of the Flora of New England Open in a new browser window
   Continuing project with annotated checklists of pteridophytes, gymnosperms, and most monocots, with links to dot maps for each taxon.
   http://neatlas.huh.harvard.edu/
Botanical Word Meanings and Name Derivations Open in a new browser window
   References on California plant names, meanings and derivations from Latin and Greek roots, with biographical information on western botanists and collectors.
   http://www.calflora.net/
CalFlora Database Open in a new browser window
   Searchable database all 8375 currently recognized vascular plants in California, including 20000 photographs.
   http://www.calflora.org/
Caudiciforms Open in a new browser window
   Information and photos of many species of caudiciforms - plants with thickened bases.
   http://www.bihrmann.com/caudiciforms
Dictionary of Botanical Epithets Open in a new browser window
   Glossary of Latin terms used in species names, from abbreviatulus to yunnanensis.
   http://www.winternet.com/~chuckg/dictionary.html
Digital Flora of Texas - Vascular Plant Image Library Open in a new browser window
   Large collection of photographs, arranged by family.
   http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/gallery.htm
Discover Life - Plantae Open in a new browser window
   Checklists, images, maps, and identification guides.
   http://www.discoverlife.org/nh/tx/Plantae/
E-Flora BC Open in a new browser window
   Electronic atlas project for the plants of British Columbia, covering life forms from vascular plants to algae, and topics from identification to scientific collections.
   http://www.geog.ubc.ca/~brian/florae/
Flora brasiliensis Open in a new browser window
   Online version of the series of books produced between 1840 and 1906 by editors Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, August Wilhelm Eichler and Ignatz Urban with the participation of 65 specialists. [English and Portuguese versions].
   http://florabrasiliensis.cria.org.br/
Flora of Europe Open in a new browser window
   Photographic herbarium organized by plant family and genus, with botanical descriptions and photos. Personal project, with about 60 families represented.
   http://utopia.knoware.nl/users/aart/
Flora of Hokkaido Open in a new browser window
   Distribution maps of vascular plants of Hokkaido, Japan.
   http://www.hinoma.com/maps/index.shtml
FloraBase - The Flora of Western Australia Open in a new browser window
   Authoritative scientific information on 12,000 taxa in Western Australia, including maps, images, descriptions, specimen, and nomenclatural information. Requires registration.
   http://florabase.calm.wa.gov.au/
Forestry Images - Plants Open in a new browser window
   Small collection of plant imagery, from University of Georgia.
   http://www.forestryimages.org/plants.cfm
Glossary of Roots of Botanical Names Open in a new browser window
   Meanings of over 1000 root words used in scientific names of plants.
   http://garden-gate.prairienet.org/botrts.htm
Hawaiian Native Plant Genera Open in a new browser window
   Images of hundreds of species of ferns, fern allies, and flowering plants, arranged by genus.
   http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/carr/natives.htm
Illustrated Flora of North Central Texas Open in a new browser window
   Information including keys, descriptions and illustrations of species available in Adobe pdf format by Shinners and Mahler.
   http://artemis.austincollege.edu/acad/bio/gdiggs/EastTX/ETinfo.htm
Index Nominum Genericorum Open in a new browser window
   A collaborative project of the International Association for Plant Taxonomy and the Smithsonian Institution, providing a compilation of generic names published for all organisms covered by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature.
   http://ravenel.si.edu/botany/ing/
International Plant Names Index Open in a new browser window
   Database of the names and associated basic bibliographical details of all seed plants.
   http://www.ipni.org/
Introduction to the Green Kingdom Open in a new browser window
   Brief introduction to the plant kingdom with links to further information.
   http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/plants/plantae.html
Kew Record of Taxonomic Literature Open in a new browser window
   Database of references to publications on the taxonomy of flowering plants, gymnosperms, and ferns.
   http://www.rbgkew.org.uk/bibliographies/KR/
Kingdom: Plantae Open in a new browser window
   A growing directory of the hierarchy from Kingdom down to species. Includes descriptive pages on selected species.
   http://www.kingdomplantae.net/
Land Plants Online Open in a new browser window
   Southern Illinois University's guide to the taxonomic and evolutionary relations among terrestrial plants, with extensive links to other resources.
   http://www.science.siu.edu/landplants/
Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera Open in a new browser window
   International Association for Plant Taxonomy searchable database.
   http://www.bgbm.fu-berlin.de/iapt/ncu/genera/NCUGQuery.htm
National Plant Data Center Open in a new browser window
   Responsible for the PLANTS database, which focuses on the vascular and non-vascular plants of the United States and its territories, including checklists, species abstracts, distribution data, crop information, plants symbols and plant growth data.
   http://npdc.usda.gov/
Natural Perspective: Plant Kingdom Open in a new browser window
   Introduction to the Plant Kingdom with information on some of the divisions which make up this group.
   http://www.perspective.com/nature/plantae/
PLANTS National Database Open in a new browser window
   Online USDA database of information, images, and links on plants in the USA, including crops and invasives. Search by name, geographic distribution, or other characteristics.
   http://plants.usda.gov/
Photo Herbarium Open in a new browser window
   Einar Vaernes has produced a photograph gallery of Norwegian plants that he has photographed near Trondheim.
   http://www.vaernes.net/einar/fotoherbarium/main_e.htm
Plant Resources Center of the University of Texas at Austin Open in a new browser window
   Herbarium holding the world's largest collection of Texas plant specimens. Site offers history, and information about staff and facility use.
   http://www.biosci.utexas.edu/prc/
PlantWorld Open in a new browser window
   Photographic directory of plants from around the world arranged by family and genus.
   http://www.plantworld.org
Plants For A Future Open in a new browser window
   Information about a wide range of edible or otherwise useful plants, sorted by names and potential uses. Includes a searchable database.
   http://www.pfaf.org/
Synonymized Checklist of the Vascular Flora of the United States Open in a new browser window
   Full text index of the 1998 version of the Biota of North America Program's checklist.
   http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/b98/check98.htm
The Oldest Land Plants Open in a new browser window
   Introduction to the first land plants, known from fossils.
   http://www.xs4all.nl/~steurh/eng/old1.html
University of Manchester: British Flowering Plants Open in a new browser window
   Searchable, illustrated collection.
   http://emu.man.ac.uk/mmcustom/BotQuery.php

Last Updated: 2007-10-14 19:16:43