Databases managed by BOREA

ALGOBANK-CAEN is the microalgal culture collection of the University of Caen Basse-Normandie (France). The collection consists of more than 500 strains of marine, brackish water and freshwater...

The project aimed to build a high quality freshwater fish biodiversity database for the entire Amazon drainage basin.

This will be done by mobilizing and integrating information available in published articles, books, gray literature,...

Biogeographical regions of freshwater fishes

biogeonetworks is an R package that implements several functions to write, read and analyse biogeographical networks for bioregionalization analyses. It is primarily designed to work with the Map Equation algorithm (infomap) and with the Gephi...

Geographical distribution of the Alestes species (Alestidae) in red and the Amphilius species (Amphiliidae) in blue.

FAUNAFRI, observatory of the biodiversity, is an online GSI intended to collate, store, manage, and make widely available information about the distributions of fresh and brackish water fish species in Africa. The graphical user...

Fishbase is a global biodiversity information system on finfish for different specialists such as researchers, zoologists, ecologists, teachers, fisheries managers, etc..

FishBase covers >33,000...

Banque de données publiques décrivant les transcriptomes de l’huître Crassostrea gigas (contigs de référence et niveau d’expression des transcrits dans 114 conditions : stades de développement, tissu adultes et en...

Taxon-specific rarity thresholds

The Rarity R package provides metrics to quantify rarity of species and communities of species. It has been developed to improve the existing methods by integrating the biogeographical concepts of rarity. This package includes metrics that have a...

Home page of  the african fish portal

THE AFRICAN FISH PORTAL

Fish are both an evolutionary heritage threatened by human activities and a set of long term biological resources that we must preserve. For a long time, the African continent has been spared of...

Illustration of the virtualspecies framework

The virtualspecies package is a freely available package for R designed to generate virtual species distributions, a procedure increasingly used in ecology to improve species distribution models. This package provides a framework for integrating...