Biology News
St. Charles Parish president had pain meds in system during DWI arrest, Kenner PD reports -
A toxicology report indicates that St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran had three narcotic painkillers in his system at the time of his early morning arrest in Kenner on Sept. 2, a Kenner Police Department spokesman said Wednesday (Oct. 18 ...

Botany and Zoology Clubs at Zoo - Star of Mysore

Star of Mysore
For more information, contact the following resource persons: Dr. N.S. Raju, Chairman, Department of Environmental Science, University of Mysore (UoM), Manasagangothri [Mob: 9448345959]; Dr. Basavarajappa, Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology, ...

Discovering The Flora And Fauna In The Torah: An Interview with Biblical Botanist Zohar Amar - The Jewish Press -

The Jewish Press -
In 2015, Amar wrote Flora and Fauna in Maimonides's Teachings, an exploration of botany in the Rambam's Mishneh Torah. The idea was a novel one: to explain the plants and animals the Rambam described and transform the information from theoretical to ...

TAXIS - Taxonomic Information System

Houston - United States

Database management system for recording taxa, specimens, characters, and images. Also serves as an interactive identification system.


Searchable database of four kingdoms: plant, animal, fungi, monera. Search by scientific or common names, English or French.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
United States

Authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Rice Information System

An integrated information resource and comparative analysis workbench for rice genomics.

Raptor Information System
United States

The RIS is a free searchable catalog of over 38,000 references about the biology and management of birds of prey.

Raptor Information System
United States

A keyworded catalog of over 40,000 references about the biology and management of birds of prey.

Biodiversity Information System
United States

BiodIS, K-State's Biodiversity Information System, is a collaborative project to expose information associated with the University's natural history collections to a diverse group of users. Based largely on the Herbarium and Museum of Entomological and Prairie Arthropod Research, BiodIS is a portal for users of all ages and fields who have an interest in or need for biodiversity data, including taxonomic, geographic, and ecological information, a

International Species Information System
United States

Use abstracts to find the holdings of zoos and other institutions of many wild species, including amphibians, birds, fishes, mammals and reptiles.


Examines the nature of threats to species, habitats, ecosystems, and landscapes, and seeks to support environmentally sound decision-making and actions affecting the status of biodiversity and landscapes.

United States

Addresses issues related to intellectual property rights in biotechnology and offers a database on Indian patent documents in biotechnology.

Regional Mark Information System
United States

Provides services to international, state, federal, and tribal fishery organizations involved in marking anadromous salmonids throughout the Pacific region.