GBIF Secretariat, Thursday, Aug 15, 2013
CONTENTS: GBIF enables new national portals; Smartphone apps for plant identification from images … … and for keys to identify insects and invasive weeds; New Wiki site on thrips; Call to mobilize biodiversity data from sub-Saharan Africa; Grants awarded to digitize US biodiversity collections; New genomics centre in Canada to house DNA barcoding project; New data from Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany, Ireland, Sweden, United Kingdom, Canada, Colombia, ZooKeys journal; E-learning course on generating data papers; Online forum for biodiversity information in Latin America and Spain; Georeferencing training in South Africa; GBIF in the news; Upcoming events
GBIF (2013). GBits Newsletter no. 35. 6 pp. Copenhagen: Global Biodiversity Information Facility. http://www.gbif.org/orc/?doc_id=5339.