IBIS-FLORA is an interactive platform which proffers a humongous database comprising a working checklist of angiosperms of India embodied with species related information such as synonyms, place of publication, regional bibliography, distributional details, other references, photographs and book excerpts.
The database would provide a baseline data for Indian Flora.
Home page comprises of information on Indian flora, and a tab on recent activities by users
On the landing page of IBIS, user will find a search button, specifying ALL and TAXONOMY.
A comprehensive search for entire database will be provided by selecting ALL and specific species profile page will be provided by selecting TAXONOMY
This Page comprises two major sections-
On left side a Species directory is given wherein the names are arranged in hierarchical manner and the frame on right will provide the species related data.
a. Tree of Taxonomic hierarchy
b. Species Profile
This gives information on the taxonomy i.e. family, genus, place of publication, synonyms etc.
This gives State wise distributions maps for species available
2. IUCN Data
Provides information on IUCN data
3. NCBI Data
Provides information on NCBI data
Provides photographs of plant species in the database
Provides references for the species in the various Indian Floras, books and research articles
Provides Morphological description of species available in copyright free literature
Provides extensions for Biodiversity Heritage library and ReFindit
Maps are providing GBIF point location Data
Centralized repository of bibliography available for 1, 65, 000+ citations, covering major publications from India and world across