Names and Taxonomy
Use our resources to find accepted plant and fungal names, lists of synonyms and medicinal plant name information.
Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG)
A not-for-profit, scientific and educational association formed to establish international collaboration among the creators, managers and users of biodiversity information.
Contains names of fungi (including yeasts, lichens, chromistan fungal analogues, protozoan fungal analogues and fossil forms) at all ranks.
The International Plant Names Index (IPNI) is a database of the names and associated basic bibliographical details of seed plants, ferns and lycophytes.
Medicinal Plant Names Services
Includes the scientific, pharmaceutical, trade and common names used for herbal substances or for plants reported to have medicinal use.
Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
Vascular Plant Families and Genera
Data taken from the publication Vascular Plant Families and Genera compiled by R. K. Brummitt and published by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in 1992.
World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
Providing the latest peer reviewed and published opinions on the accepted scientific names and synonyms of selected plant families.