Taxonomic Name Resolution Service v4.0

How to Cite the Taxonomic Name Resolution Service v4.0

To cite the Taxonomic Name Resolution Service please refer to the following publication:

Boyle, B. et al. 2013. The taxonomic name resolution service: an online tool for automated standardization of plant names. BMC Bioinformatics 14:16. doi:10.1186/1471-2105-14-16

If the results derived from the TNRS are used in a publication, please cite:

The Taxonomic Name Resolution Service [Internet]. iPlant Collaborative. Version < VERSION NUMBER > [Accessed: ]. Available from: http://tnrs.iplantcollaborative.org.

For example:

The Taxonomic Name Resolution Service [Internet]. iPlant Collaborative. Version 4.0 [Accessed: 28 Aug 2015]. Available from: http://tnrs.iplantcollaborative.org

Finally, we also request that you acknowledge separately all taxonomic data sources used by the TNRS to process your data. Acknowledge only the sources you selected. Taxonomic sources should be cited as shown below. Note that the "Accessed" date is the date of the latest update of that source within the TNRS database, as noted on the Sources page of this website.

Tropicos.org [Internet]. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO, USA. [Accessed 19 Dec 2014]. Available from: http://www.tropicos.org

USDA, NRCS. The PLANTS Database [Internet]. National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC, USA. [Accessed: 17 Jan 2015]. Available from: http://plants.usda.gov

Flann, C, editor. Global Compositae Checklist [Internet]. 2009 - [Accessed: 21 Aug 2015]. Available from: www.compositae.org/checklist

Federhen S. The Taxonomy Project. 9 Oct 2002 [Updated 13 Aug 2003]. In: McEntyre J., Ostell J., editors. The NCBI Handbook [Internet]. National Center for Biotechnology Information, Bethesda, MD, USA. [Accessed: 25 Oct 2011]. Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/guide/taxonomy/

The Plant List (2013). Version 1.1. Published on the Internet; http://www.theplantlist.org/ [Accessed: 19 Aug 2015].

International Legume Database and Information Service, http://www.ildis.org/ [Accessed: 21 Aug 2015].