Life Sciences

[Animals][Birds][Botany][Dinosaurs][Endangered Species][Fish and Sea Life][General Biology][Insects][Reptiles and Amphibeans]
Animals
Alaska Wildlife Notebook Series
Animal Diversity Web -- Collection of pictures and information about animals.
Animal Index -- Information on animals with which the Wildlife Preservation Trust International works.
Animal Info -- Information on rare, threatened and endangered mammals.
Animal Lifespans
Animal Photos
Animal Pictures Archive -- More than 19,000 animal photos.
Big Cats On Line
Born Free USA
CalPhotos: Animals
Jungle Walk -- Collection of audio, video and print material.
Living Africa: Wildlife -- Primarily the larger land mammals found in eastern and southern Africa.
Longevity Records: Life Spans of Mammals, Birds, Amphibians, Reptiles, and Fish
Mammal Species of the World -- Contains the names of the 4,629 currently recognized species of mammals, in a taxonomic hierarchy.
Mammals Portal
Pets Portal
Primates Portal
Species 2000 -- Has the objective of enumerating all known species of plants, animals, fungi and microbes on Earth.
Zoology Portal

Birds
Audubon's Birds of America
Avibase -- Database information system about all birds of the world.
BirdLife International Data Zone
Birds of North American, Audubon's Watercolors
Birds Portal
Life Histories of North American Birds
State of the Birds -- Comprehensive report on bird populations in the United States.

Botany
Botany Encyclopedia of Plants and Gardening
Botany Portal
CalPhoto: Plants -- More than 20,000 images of native and naturalized California plants.
Carnivorous Plant FAQ -- Information on the ecology, cultivation, conservation, and taxonomy of carnivorous plants.
Flora of China
Flora of North America
GardensOnline -- Based in Australia, but useful information for all areas.
GardenWeb Glossary of Botanical Terms -- Contains over 2571 terms relating to botany, gardening, horticulture, and landscape architecture.
HortiPlex Plant Database
International Plant Names Index -- Database of the names and associated basic bibliographical details of all seed plants.
Modern Herbal -- Hyper-text version of A Modern Herbal first published in 1931. Indexes more than 800 varieties of herbs and plants and includes a listing of 44 plants considered poisonous.
Plant & Flower Dictionary
PlantFacts - Factsheet Database -- Information related to horticulture and crop science from 46 different colleges, universities and institutions across the United States and Canada.
Plants-In-Motion -- Time-lapse photography.
Plants National Database -- Provides standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories.
Poisonous Plants Informational Database
Smithsonian Catalog of Botanical Illustrations -- Contains 500 images in the families Bromeliaceae, Cactaceae, and Melastomataceae.
Tropicos -- World's largest database of plant information.
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Dinosaurs
Dino Directory
Dinosaur Omnipedia -- Includes a dictionary, maps of ancient earth and a list of the geological ages.
Dinosauria
Dinosauria On-Line
Dinosaurs -- New Scientist.
Zoom Dinosaurs -- Comprehensive on-line hypertext book about dinosaurs.

Endangered Species
Australian Threatened Species and Threatened Ecological Communities
Endangered Species
Endangered Species Program
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
NatureServe -- Conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals, and ecological communities.

Fish and Sea Life
Ben S. Roesch's Shark Page
Fish Index
Fish Portal
Marine Biology
Marine Mammals
Marine Mammals Portal

General Biology
ActionBioScience
Biology Portal
California's Natural Resources
California's Wildlife
Earth Portal -- Resource for timely, objective, science-based information about the environment.
eNature -- Provided by the National Wildlife Federation.
Environmental Science Portal
National Library for the Environment
Phylogeny of Life
The Tree of Life -- Collection of World Wide Web pages that combines present information about the world's organizisms.
VADLO -- Biomedical and life sciences search engine.
World Biodiversity Database

Insects
BugInfo
Butterflies and Moths of North America
Insect Images
Insects and Spiders Portal
Iowa State University Entomology Image Gallery
University of Florida Book of Insect Records

Reptiles and Amphibeans
AmphibiaWeb -- A database of information relating to amphibian biology and conservation.
Rattlesnake: Bayou Bob's Brazos River Rattlesnake Ranch
Reptile Database
Reptiles and Amphibians Portal
VenomousReptiles

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