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Conifers of the World

Data Source: EFI EUROFOREST Portal
TitleConifers of the World
CreatorThe BRAHMS Project, University of Oxford, Department of Plant Sciences; Aljos Farjon
DescriptionThe conifers are a natural group of woody shrubs and trees currently considered to count about 615 extant species. This website provides access to data for over 29,000 conifer specimens gathered from all continents and all conifer families. Records, unless introduced or cultivated, can be mapped. Most type specimens are registered and images of the types are gradually being added. The complete conifer database can be downloaded as a sample database in BRAHMS (Botanical Research And Herbarium Management System) format.
LanguageDutch, English, French, Lithuanian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Keywordstaxonomy; databases; conifers; Pinophyta; The conifer database; biodiversity; species; BRAHMS; herbaria
TypeSpecies data
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 Published: August 22 2012