Tag: taxonomy

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FishBase

FishBase is a relational database with information to cater to different professionals such as research scientists, fisheries managers, zoologists and many more. FishBase on the web contains practically all fish species known to science. Database contains 31300 Species, 279500 Common names, 48900 Pictures, 43400 References,and its search engine is operating in English, Chinese, Russian and at least 12 other languages. FishBase was developed at the WorldFish Center in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and many other partners, and with support from the European Commission (EC). Since 2001 FishBase is supported by a consortium of nine research institutions. Cite FishBase itself as Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2009.FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. www.fishbase.org

Web resources / Reference book

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FRESHWATER FISHES OF RUSSIA

The goal of this project is to design and develop an electronic publication, "Freshwater fishes of Russia", on the server of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences in the form of interactive multimedia information retrieval system. Website contains: Classification of Fishes Amur regional fish list BIBLIOBASE ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS New information about expeditions database "Freshwater fishes of Russia". N.G.Bogutskaya, A.M.Naseka, 2002

Web resources / Project or organization

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Zipcodezoo

As of Friday, December 18, 2009, this site is home to 2,646,519 web pages describing 1,296,924 animals, 1,105,435 plants, 193,639 fungi, 17,562 chromista, 16,058 protozoa, 16,112 bacteria, and 496 viruses. Pages contain 311,169 photos taken by 1,403 photographers, 1,471 sound recordings, and definitions of 236,201 terms. 105,525 Large photos can be zoomed and panned

Web resources / Reference book

Object IDs: 308,312,413

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