AlgaeBase is a database of information on algae that includes terrestrial, marine and freshwater organisms. At present, the data for the marine algae, particularly seaweeds, are the most complete.
Resources & Links
Databases, Libraries and Informational Collections
An index of 1719 Aquatic Plants with images, information links, references, synonyms, common names
Search Directories of Aquatic Veterinarians and Disease Diagnostic Laboratories
This site is designed to assist in the identification of fish larvae from temperate Australia, in particular NSW. It provides taxonomic descriptions of fish larvae and reference material for temperate fish species
California Academy of Sciences Institute for Biodiversity, Science and Sustainability Department of Ichthyology is home to one of the largest and most important collections of fish in the world
A database of information about marine copepods. It comprises 335 genera, and 2573 studied species with geographic distribution.
The Cultured Aquatic Species Fact Sheet collection provides a general overview of various cultural aspects for the most important species in aquaculture. A detailed and comprehensive bibliography as well as related links are also provided.
The National Aquaculture Legislation Overview (NALO) consists of a series of comparative national overviews of aquaculture laws and regulations from the top 40 aquaculture producing countries, and have been prepared in collaboration with the FAO Development Law Service.
The FAO National Aquaculture Sector Overview (NASO) collection provides an overview of aquaculture and culture based fisheries at the national level for more than 100 countries.
Feedipedia is an open access information system on animal feed resources that provides information on nature, occurrence, chemical composition, nutritional value and safe use of nearly 1400 worldwide livestock feeds for the main livestock species, including fish and crustaceans. It is managed jointly by INRA, CIRAD, AFZ and FAO.
FishBase is a relational database with information on practically all fish species known to science.
Global information system about fish larvae
Outstanding microscopic images of the smallest inhabitants of freshwater ponds, lakes and streams: algae, rotifers, protozoa, crustacaea and more
This database provides google-map-based access to information on over 350 Marine Research Centers from 10 countries located along the European Atlantic Coastline, from Iceland/Norway in the north to Spain/Portugal in the south.
The Plankton Chronicles Project is a short documentary series combining art and science, revealing the beauty and diversity of organisms adrift in the currents
This collection contains the publications of SEAFDEC/AQD and its researchers including books, conference proceedings, aquaculture extension manuals, laboratory manuals, state of the art series, textbooks, monographs, code of practice, regional guidelines, posters, flyers, reports, translations, historical documents, in-house newsletter, and others.
The Grass Carp Genome Database (GCGD) is a curated web platform for centralized access to information on grass carp genome and genetics.
All you ever wanted to know about copepods
ZFIN provides a wide array of expertly curated, organized and cross-referenced zebrafish genetic and genomic data, including genes, alleles, transgenic lines, gene expression, gene function, phenotypes, orthology, human disease models, nomenclature and reagents.
WoRMS aims to provide the most authoritative list of names of all marine species globally, ever published. WoRMS is a contribution to the Catalogue of Life, the Encyclopedia of Life, the Global Biodiversity Information Facility and the Census of Marine Life.
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