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Species search

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Access information about species of interest for biodiversity and nature protection

A set of predefined functions to search the database
Links to easy searches Description
Names Search species by scientific name (in Latin) or by vernacular name (popular name)
Groups Species & subspecies by Group (Invertebrates, Mammals etc.)
Synonyms Identify synonym names for species
Country/Biogeographic region Find species located within a country and/or a biogeographic region
International Threat Status Species threatened at international level
Legal Instruments Species protected by legal texts at European level
Pick species, show habitat types Find habitat types characterised by a particular species
Pick species, show sites Find sites characterized by a particular species
Pick species, show references Find books, articles which refers to species
Pick references, show species Find species referred by books, articles etc.
Taxonomic classification Taxonomic classification for species

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