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Main Title Biodiversity databases : techniques, politics, and applications /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Curry, Gordon B.
Humphries, C. J.
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 77476616
ISBN 9780415332903; 0415332907
Subjects Biodiversity--Databases ; Biodiversität--(DE-588)4601495-0 ; Datenbank--(DE-588)4011119-2
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Table of contents
Table of contents
Publisher description
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  QH541.15.B56B5735 2007 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 07/13/2007
Collation xii, 193 p., {4} p. of plates : ill., maps (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The global biodiversity information facility (GBIF) / Meredith A. Lane and James. L. Edwards -- The European network for biodiversity information / Wouter Los and Cees H.J. Hof -- Networking taxonomic concepts--uniting without 'unitary-ism' / Walter G. Berendsohn and Mark Geoffrey -- Networking biological collections databases : building a European infrastructure / Malcolm J. Scoble and Walter G. Berendsohn -- A comparison between morphometric and artifical neural network approaches to the automated species recognition problem in systematics / Norman MacLeod, M. O'Neill, and Steven A. Walsh -- Automated extraction of biodiversity data from taxonomic descriptions / Gordon B. Curry and Richard J. Connor -- The grid and biodiversity informatics / Andrew C. Jones -- LIAS--an interactive database system from structured descriptive data of ascomycetes / Dagmar Triebel [and others] -- Linking biodiversity databases : preparing species diversity information sources by assembling, merging and linking databases / Richard J. White -- Priority areas for rattan conservation on Borneo / Jacob Andersen Sterling [and others].