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A growing repository of the vast array of databases and online tools in the field of biology and its sub-disciplines. Includes extended descriptions of each resource and links to tutorials.

Animal Diversity Web

The Animal Diversity Web is a large database containing information and images of  wide array of extant animal species. Entries contain information relating to the taxonomy, global distribution, habitat, physical description, behavior, reproduction, and a collection of other relevant information.


Operating Institution(s): University of Michigan Museum of Zoology  

Supporting Institution(s): University of Michigan Department of Ecology and Evolution, National Science Foundation





Created: 5/19/2019

Reviewed: 5/19/2019

Revised: 5/19/2019