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SiB Colombia taxonomy and LSIDs tool

Description

This web application allows to obtain information on the taxonomic hierarchy for a list of scientific names, and to obtain the LSIDs assigned to those taxa by the Catalogue of Life. It allows input as a plain list of names or through a file, and it shows the result as a table that can be exported as an MS Excel file.
It has a limitation of 5000 names per run.

Author(s)

SiB Colombia

Publisher(s)

SiB Colombia, Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Target audience

Holders and users of biodiversity data

Abstract

The taxonomic hierarchy search tool allows the user to find the higher taxonomic ranks for their species (e.g. family, order, class, phylum, etc.) and to obtain their corresponding LSID. Source code available in: https://github.com/SIB-Colombia/taxon-tool

Rights holder

SiB Colombia