Research resources

E-FLORAS, SC AFRICA

Fantastic e-floras (ferns and angiosperms) for Zambia, Mozambique and Zimbabwe, maintained by Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings, Mark Hyde and Stefaan Dondeyne.

Zambia Flora http://www.zambiaflora.com/

Zimbabwe Flora http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/

Mozambique Flora http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/

An eflora for the Katangan Copper Belt in DRC  copperflora.org  see the Eulophia species list here:  eFlora

Digitized version of the Flore d'Afrique centrale, with links to cited specimens in the Virtual Herbarium, and scanned illustrations:

http://www.br.fgov.be/RESEARCH/DATABASES/FOCA/

E-FLORAS, W AFRICA

The West African Plants Photo Guide: 

http://www.westafricanplants.senckenberg.de/root/index.php?page_id=5

The African Plants Database:

http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/bd/cjb/africa/index.php?langue=an

GAZETTEERS, SC AFRICA

The Flora Zambesiaca Gazetteer of plant collection localities: http://www.kew.org/science-research-data/kew-in-depth/gis/resources-and-publications/tools/gazetteers/

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E-FLORAS MADAGASCAR

Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Madagascar: http://www.tropicos.org/Project/MADA

GAZETTEERS, MADAGASCAR

Gazetteer to Malagasy Botanical Collecting Localities, by George E. Schatz (MO) and Michèle Lescot (P)

From specimen labels, including geo-referenced specimens from the collections of  Humbert (23,600 collections), the Réserves Naturelles (or RN) series (13,000) and the Service Forestier (or SF) series (ca. 33,000 collections).

http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/Research/madagascar/gazetteer/

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Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith