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Biology

Trusted Plant Databases

U.S. Department of Agriculture standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories.

Collaboration between the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and Missouri Botanical Garden enabled the creation of The Plant List by combining multiple checklist datasets held by these institutions and other collaborators.

Links to Reliable Biology Websites

Field identification of the 50 most common plant families

Find authoritative taxonomic information:

ITIS 
Search the ITIS, the Integrated Taxonomic Information System here.  This site is result of global partnerships in science, and provides authoriative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes.

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