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Title: The Tree of Life Web Project
Url: http://tolweb.org/tree/phylogeny.html
Publisher: Maddison, David R.
Description: The Tree of Life Web Project, originally created by biologists David and Wayne Maddison at the University of Arizona, is a "collaborative Internet project containing information about phylogeny and biodiversity." Initially intended for use by biologists seeking taxonomic information, this Web resource has met with great enthusiasm from non-biologists, including middle and high school students, in the years since its creation. With frequent additions to the database, this Web site has expanded enormously since 1996. Recent additions include a new page for Strepsiptera (twisted-wing parasites) and for Annelida (segmented worms). Life science educators and students should take advantage of this ambitious Web project as a learning tool.
LC Classification: Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Evolution -- Popular works
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Evolution -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Classification. Nomenclature
Science -- Zoology -- Chordates. Vertebrates -- Classification
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Classification
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Natural history
Key Concept: Biology -- Phylogenetic classification
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: General Public
Higher Education
Language: English
Rights: Tree of Life Project
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Scout Archives
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