Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG)
1985, with the title International Working Group on Taxonomic Databases for Plant Sciences. Subsequently expanded to include all biological disciplines, when adopted title International Working Group on Taxonomic Databases. Listed title above is working title. Functions as, and also known as IUBS Commission on Taxonomic Databases. Constituted as an association. Registered in the State of California (USA).
Develop standards for exchange of biological/biodiversity data.
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