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The Australian Plant Image Index (APII) is part of a much larger database of botanical information
managed by the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

A simple search mechanism with less fields is available, we suggest you start with that.

There is an even more restricted search for digitised images only.

Please exercise care in the structure of queries and the use of wildcards to avoid excessively large reports.

Output format


Display
(Check to select;
Default = all)
Sort
Order

(1,2...)
Query by value
(% = wildcard, e.g. Rut% lepto%; ! = not, e.g. !ACT;
most fields are case sensitive)
PHOTOGRAPH
(shows a thumbnail if a digitized image exists)
CLASS
(alpha part of the registration number)
No
(numeric part of the registration number)
FAMILY
(first 5 letters of family name, ie PROTE = Proteaceae)
GENUS
SPECIES
INFRASP_RANK
(s = subsp. v = var. f = forma)
INFRASP
QUALIFIER
CULTIVAR
(cultivar name, without inverted commas)
HERB_CODE
(CANB, CBG, or ANBG, part of alpha-numeric propagation number for ANBG)
ACC_NO
(the number part of the alpha-numeric propagation number for ANBG)
LINKS
(links photo to herbarium specimens or living ANBG plant)
DATE_TAKEN
(DDMMYY)
DESCRIPTION
(notes adding to the plant name)
FLOWERS
(tick to restrict search to photos showing flowers)
FRUIT
(tick to restrict search to photos showing fruit)
BARK
(tick to restrict search to photos showing bark)
LEAVES
(tick to restrict search to photos showing leaves)
CLOSE_UP
(tick to restrict search to close-up photos)
PART_PLANT
(tick to restrict search to photos showing part of plant)
WHOLE_PLANT
(tick to restrict search to photos showing whole plants)
TREE
(tick to restrict search to photos showing trees)
HABITAT
(tick to restrict search to photos showing habitat)
HERBARIUM
(tick to restrict search to photos of herbarium sheets)
SCALE
(tick to restrict search to 35mm slides showing magnification ratio)
PH_COPY
( photographer owns copyright)
ANBG_COPY
( ANBG owns copyright)
OTHER_COPY
(some other party owns copyright)
WILD_CULT
(whether wild (W) or cultivated (C) plant)
PHOTOGRAPHER
( %surname% )
NOTES
(miscellaneous information)
SPECIES_X
COLLECTOR
(collector of voucher for photo)
FIELD_NUMBER
(field number for voucher for photo)
COUNTRY_CODE
REGION_CODE
LOCALITY
(where photo taken)
PHOTO_CD_ID
(serial number of CD storage disk)
CD_PHOTO_ID
(number of image on CD storage disk)
Plant name
Search from a list of plant names
Enter list of names without author,
each on a new line, or separated by a comma, .
Use '%' as wildcard, start with '% ' or '%' on a line by itself to auto wildcard listed names.
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