English Wikipedia Species Pages

Checklist dataset published by GBIF Secretariat

  • 171,871

    Species
  • 433,512

    Taxa
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English Wikipedia Species Pages

Description

A dwc archive of all english wikipedia species pages containing a taxonomic template like taxobox or speciesbox. Images, vernacular names and textual descriptions are extracted with primary headers becoming individual description records. Currently the following templates are recognized to extract taxonomic information:

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Taxobox
  • http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Taxoboxen
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Automatic_taxobox/doc
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Speciesbox/doc
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Subspeciesbox/doc
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Infraspeciesbox/doc
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Hybrid
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Species_list/doc
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Taxon_list
  • http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Fossil_range/doc
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Long_fossil_range
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Geological_range
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Cite
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Cite_journal
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Cite_book
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Cite_web

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Originator
Markus Döring

Published by

GBIF Secretariat

Publication Date

Sep 19, 2013

Registration Date

Sep 5, 2011

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