AlgaTerra Information System

The AlgaTerra Information System available at is an information system for micro algal biodiversity: a synthesis of taxonomic, molecular and ecological information.

Scope: Besides names of algae the AlgaTerra Information System is offering evaluated information on their synonyms and their concepts. In addition, it is providing types, taxonomic, morphologic, specimen, picture, molecular and ecological data of mainly non-marine micro algae.

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BFE_58 (

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated 23 June 2017, 16:50 (Europe/Berlin)
Created 23 June 2017, 16:50 (Europe/Berlin)
Access constraints no limitations
Contact email
Dataset language eng
Dataset reference date 2003-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid BFE_58
Licence no conditions apply
Metadata date 2014-08-21
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Responsible party Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universitaet Berlin
Responsible party role Principal Investigator
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1830-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2011-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota