BioInfo (UK)

Fauna Europea:

A useful site for checking synonymy of animal taxa. Claims to include all European terrestrial and freshwater animals, but omissions aren't difficult to find.

Beware that this site may give different names to what is currently accepted in the UK.

Web site
Coverage "All" the European terrestrial and freshwater species known at the time.

Malcolm Storey

Taxonomic Scope

BIOTA (living things) Background Reading Current
ANIMALIA (animals) Background Reading Current


for marine species MarBEF Data System:
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