J-GLOBAL ID:201510090228823715   Research Resource code:NBDC01465 Update date:Feb. 16, 2017

VSPECIMENS: A database for voucher specimens

VSPECIMENS: A database for voucher specimens
Owning Organization:
  • Voucher Specimen Database Executive Committee
Resource classification: Data,Database
Tag (subject)  (1): Organism
Tag (data type)  (3): Image/Movie ,  Taxonomy ,  Portal
Species (3): Coleoptera (NCBI Taxonomy ID: 7041) ,  Hymenopter (NCBI Taxonomy ID: 7399) ,  Dryopteridaceaer (NCBI Taxonomy ID: 29607)
VSPECIMENS is a database about specimens referred in various researches (voucher specimens) . It provides digitized specimen information, such as label texts, images and bibliographic information from following datasets;
1) Fern voucher specimen collection of the National Museum of Nature and Science
2) Beetle voucher specimen collection of the National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences
3) Hypenoptera voucher specimen collection of Kyushu University
4) Coleoptera voucher specimen collection of Hokkaido University.
This database allows to search using a family name list or keywords.
The products are open to the public via VSpecimens website, GBIF Data Portal, GBIF Japan National Node.
Source: NBDC
Record maintainer: Integbio Database Catalog
Record license: Creative Commons CC0 license

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