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J-GLOBAL ID:201410005970596105   Research Resource code:NBDC00208 Update date:Jun. 17, 2013

Species 2000

Species 2000
Owning Organization:
  • University of Reading
Resource classification: Database
Tag (subject)  (1): Organism
Tag (data type)  (1): Ontology/Terminology/Nomenclature
Overview:
Species 2000 is a collection of all the species in the world (microbes, fungi, plants and animals).

The data is obtained, and made available by combining a comprehensive number of species databases from all over the world. This enables the database developers to cover all the major organism groups.

This checklist contains information on more than 1,3M species from 115 databases.

It incorporates the Catalogue of Life, which contains a taxonomic tree of organisms and a nine-tiered taxonomic classification system that can be browsed and searched.
Source: NBDC
Record maintainer: Integbio Database Catalog
Record license: Creative Commons CC0 license

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