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Database of the protected areas of the world


World Heritage List


Biosphere Reserves Directory


Intact Forest Landscapes – map of the forested wildernesses of the world


Global Forest Watch – e.g. maps of intact forest landscapes, forest loss, protected areas etc.


Descriptions of the Ecoregions, with dominant tree taxa


Biodiversity Hotspots


Searchable database of all known tree species


Tree distribution maps


100 of the World’s Worst Invasive Alien Species


Angiosperm Phylogeny Website

Plant phylogeny down to the family level; updated continuously; includes gymnosperms and ferns


GRIN Taxonomy for plants


Conifers of the World


The Gymnosperm Database


Threatened conifers of the world


Oak (Quercus) Name Checklist


Oaks (Quercus) of the world


Magnolia Society International


Palm identification and classification


Global map of forest height


junglecraft – preparation for hikes in tropical rainforest



North America


Flora of North America; some families missing


Silvics of North America – information on North American tree species


Information on North American tree species


North American tree species range maps


North American species range maps, species richness maps, climate maps etc.


Species lists for selected North American protected areas




Canada’s Species – range maps and other information


Forest distribution maps of Canada


Flora of British Columbia


Register of big and tall trees in British Columbia


Maps of intact boreal forests of Ontario


United States:


Ecology of trees and forests of Washington


Native Tree Society


Native Tree Society BBS


The old-growth forests of the eastern USA by state


Flora of the Southern and Mid-Atlantic States



South America


Flora of Argentina (in Spanish)





Database for European plants


European tree species range maps


Listings of the tallest and biggest trees in Europe


Map of potential natural vegetation of Germany


Oaks from Białowieża Forest (Poland)


Primeval forest reserves of Slovakia


List of the main protected virgin forests in Romania


Old forests of the Mediterranean basin (in French)


Mediterranean mountain forests (in Italian)


European Champion Tree Forum





Tree species lists of Russia





Flora of China


Malaysian Flora Database


Blog on Malaysian rainforests


Interactive key to the trees of Borneo


Distribution Maps of Vascular Plants in Hokkaido, Japan





Plants of Papua New Guinea


Australian Plant Census – taxonomic database for Australian plants


Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants – identification system


Flora of New South Wales


Flora of Victoria


Tallest and largest trees of Victoria


Tasmanian vascular plant census


Register of the tallest and biggest trees of Tasmania


Tallest and largest trees of Tasmania


New Zealand Plants