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PROJECTS AND RESOURCES OF BIODIVERSITY LAB

  • Research Collections: Specimens and tissue libraries for research in evolutionary biology, ecology, genomics, taxonomy and systematics. Read more ...
  • Biodiversity Atlas - India Citizen Science Platform: Biodiversity Atlas – India is a species-based bioinformatics platform. It is designed for aggregating, displaying and analysing biodiversity data from India. It is a distributed platform of stand-alone natural history websites, largely driven by citizen scientists. This platform is used extensively for research as well as educational and other outreach activities. Read more ...
  • Indian Butterfly Monitoring Scheme (iBMS): The goal of Indian Butterfly Monitoring Scheme (iBMS) is to monitor butterflies all over India to understand the biology and long-term population dynamics of butterflies for the purpose of species conservation, biodiversity research, and education. Read more ...
  • ButterflyNet: A global network of phylogenetics, ecologists and evolutionary biologists to study butterfly systematics and evolution. Read more ...

 ADDITIONAL LINKS:

  • National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS): our host institution.

  • Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR): parent institution of NCBS.

  • Butterflies of India: a comprehensive, peer-reviewed website on Indian butterflies, which our lab members and collaborators edit.
  • Moths of India: a comprehensive, peer-reviewed website on Indian moths, which our lab associates edit.

  • Cicadas of India: a new peer-reviewed website on Indian cicadas, which our lab members and collaborators edit.

  • Odonata of India: a new peer-reviewed website on Indian odonata (dragonflies and damselflies), which our lab associates edit.

  • The Lepidoptera Research Foundation: Publisher of the Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, which is a good free online journal to publish Lepidoptera-related research.
  • Biodiversity Heritage Library : an excellent resource for biodiversity-related copyright-free scientific literature, including books and journals scanned from the libraries of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC and the Ernst Mayr Library at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, among others.

  • Biodiversity Heritage Library : an excellent resource for biodiversity-related copyright-free scientific literature, including books and journals scanned from the libraries of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC and the Ernst Mayr Library at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, among others.