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IFNCT – Botanically Related Links

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* Links updated December 03, 2010

I. Botanical Organizations, Projects, and Institutions

American Forests

American Society of Plant Taxonomists

The Ancient Cross Timbers Consortium

Biota of North America Program (BONAP)

Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT)

Botanical Society of America

Cornell University Botanical Garden

Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries

Flora of North America

Genomics & Bioinformatics Service- Texas A&M University

Gray Herbarium of Harvard University

International Association for Plant Taxonomy

Jepson and University of California at Berkeley Herbaria

Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Missouri Botanical Garden

National Biological Information Infrastructure
Wayback Archive

Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA)

New York Botanical Garden

Ohio State Main Plant Page

Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS)

Plants for the Future

Plant Resources Center – University of Texas-Austin

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Smithsonian Institution Botany Department

Texas A&M University Tracy Herbarium 

Texas Agricultural Extension Service (County Offices)

Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife

Texas Forest Service

Tree of Life

Texas Nature Conservancy

University of California Museum of Paleontology (UCMP)

University of Michigan Herbarium

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Botany

II. Plant Images

Agricultural Research Service Image Gallery

Aquatic, Wetland, and Invasive Plant Line Drawings

Botanical Images Catalog – The Smithsonian Institute

Carnivorous Plant

Linnaean Herbarium Specimen Images

Plant Images

III. Tools Useful to Botanists

A. Databases Including Plant Names/Nomenclature

Aquatic, Wetland, and Invasive Plant Database

Arabidopsis – The Definitive Website

Botanical Collectors Database

Flora Europaea Database

Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)

Index Herbariorum

International Plant Name Index

Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera

New York Botanical Garden

Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases

Plant Chromosome Numbers Database

PLANTS National Database (USDA)

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Databases

TROPICOS (Worldwide Nomenclature Database – Missouri Botanical Garden)

World Species Index

B. Plant Taxonomic Material/Rules

American Society of Plant Taxonomist Membership List

International Code of Botanical Nomenclature

World Wide Plant Family Identifier

C. Searching the Botanical Literature

AGRICOLA Database – National Agricultural Library

Index to American Botanical Literature

Kew Record of Taxonomic Literature

IV. Useful Non-Botanical Tools

Austin College Abell Library – Virtual Library

Careers in Botany – Botanical Society of America

Cartographic Links for Botanists

CIA World Fact Book

Environmental News Network

Geographic Names Browser

Government Webpages Database

MLA (Modern Language Association)

V. Links/Directories/Web Servers

Botanical Databases at the Smithsonian Institution

Botanical Society of America

Internet Directory for Botany

Search Engine for Plant Questions

Scott’s Botanical Links

Vegetation Maps from All Regions of the World

Virtual Library: Botany

VI. Texas Botany

Benny Simpson’s Native Texas Trees

Big Thicket National Preserve

Endemics Checklist for Texas

Illustrated Flora of East Texas Project

Native Plant Society of Texas

Shinners & Mahler’s Illustrated Flora of North Central Texas

Texas Big Tree Registry

Texas Department of Agriculture

VII. Gardening/Horticulture/Agriculture/ Practical Information

Agriculture Network Information Center

Common Names with their Scientific Names

Encyclopedia of Plants

Forestry Resources

Herb Garden Guide

Plant Trivia Timeline

Seed Resources

VIII. Conservation

Center for Biological Diversity Website

Convention on Biological Diversity Website

Endangered and Threatened Species

Environmental Protection Agency

Global Environmental Facility Website

Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad

National Register of Big Trees

Native Prairies Association of Texas

Natural Resources Conservation Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Plant Materials Program

Nature Conservancy

Sierra Club

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

Texas Land Conservancy

Texas Nature Conservancy…

Texas Senate Committee on Natural Resources

World Conservation Monitoring Centre

IX. Poisonous and Medicinal Plants

Medicinal and Economic Botany Links

Poisonous Plant Links

Poisonous Plants Information System – Canada…

Plants Poisonous to Livestock – Cornell University