Biodiv Sci ›› 1997, Vol. 05 ›› Issue (1): 76-78.DOI: 10.17520/biods.1997013

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An introduction to the structure and function of seed plant database information system of Qinling Mountain

Zhang Mingli, Kou Xiaojun, Zhou Xuehai   

  1. Northwestern Institute of Botany,Academia Sinica,Yangling,Shaanxi 712100
  • Received:1995-10-16 Revised:1996-03-27 Online:1997-02-20 Published:1997-02-20


Qinling Mountain is the natural geographic dividing line between the south and north China, and a key region of the Chinese biodiversity. Seed plant database of Qinling Mountains has been established. The goal, system structure and function of the database were briefly introduced in this paper. The useful and convenient retrieval system was designed for 3028 species belonging to 1010 genera and 169 families, and each species with name (including Chinese and Latin), distribution and utilization etc. The establishment of the database has obvious significance for the utilization of plant resource and researches of biodiversity and floristics.