Search overview

There are a growing number of ways to search the information available at Basic types of content include Collection Events, Coordinates, Localities, People, References, Specimens, and Taxa, although, since the database is still being constructed, not all of these content types are directly searchable. The Main menu (top of each page) links directly to the Localit, Specimen, and Taxon searches, and the "List and Search" menu at the bottom of each page links to lists of other content types.

The search interface is in the process of being improved and fully documented. If you have questions or if the search functions just don't seem to work correctly, please contact Matt at