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Management of floristic information on the Internet: the Anthos solution
Castroviejo, S.; Aedo, C.; Medina, L. (2006). Management of floristic information on the Internet: the Anthos solution. Willdenowia 36(1): 127-136. https://hdl.handle.net/10.3372/wi.36.36109
In: Willdenowia. Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum: Berlin-Dahlem. ISSN 0511-9618, more
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Author keywords
    taxonomy, flora, Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands, Canary Islands, database model

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  • Castroviejo, S.
  • Aedo, C.
  • Medina, L.

Abstract
    Anthos is the name of a database and search system for quality-controlled chorological and taxonomic information on the vascular plants of Spain. It provides a trustworthy solution for the handling of accepted names and their synonyms, based on an analysis of nomenclatural relations. It is based on the MS SQL-Server relational database system. Information can be found on any plant, using its accepted name or synonyms or vernacular names. The geographical search options include lists of all plants of a given territory, a province, a region or an area delimited by its UTM coordinates. Additional information is available in the form of photographs or drawings, chromosome numbers, vernacular names and synonyms.

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