Biology News
Safeguarding biodiversity - José Herrera - Times of Malta

Times of Malta
Malta is adorned with diverse characteristics when defining our identity, one of which is certainly biodiversity. However, this is often misinterpreted, and many compare Malta's biodiversity to that of continental Europe, where the habitats, species ...

Appleton Pollinator Project supports urban biodiversity - Lawrentian

Del Toro presented one strategy for thinking about environmental goods like biodiversity: by putting them in the framework of “ecosystem services,” or what species do for us. Some species, like bees and other pollinators, may help to enrich the ...

Gov't Allocates $1.4m to Advance Biodiversity Activities - Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service
The Government has allocated $1.4 million for a project to advance Jamaican biodiversity data products and information services. The engagement, which is being implemented by the Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) with funding from the European Union (EU ...

VN Illustrated Database of Mexican Biodiversity

United States

Exploring the fauna, flora, and ecosystems of the country with photo galleries, thematic articles, and sounds.


A growing taxonomic database and information system that aims at documenting all presently known species (about 1.7 million). Taxonomic trees, descriptions, synonyms, literature citations, and molecular database queries.

United States

Resource offering horses-for-sale, supplies, breeding information, training resources, and books.

Illustrated Guide to Arizona Weeds
United States

Online version of the book by Kittie F. Parker.

United States

Information including keys, descriptions and illustrations of species available in Adobe pdf format by Shinners and Mahler.

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation
United States

Multimedia textbook describing unusual human anatomical features.

Mexican Odonata
United States

A species list including details of the States where each species is found.

Mexican Gray Wolf
United States

Fact sheet on the Mexican Gray Wolf.

Mexican Chickadee (Poecile sclateri)
United States

Identification tips, migration status, habitat, and nesting of this species. Includes a photo.

Ambystoma mexicanum: Mexican Axolotl
United States

Research project by Britni Osuldsen on this salamander including its classification, habitat, reproduction and adaptations.

Brachypelma vagans: Mexican Redrump Tarantula
United States

Provides a description of this spider with a photograph, and information on its distribution and biology.