Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 15-165
Creators:
Consortium for the Barcode of Life
Dates:
2011-2015
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of one website and one blog maintained by the Consortium for the Barcode of Life (CBOL), an international initiative devoted to developing DNA barcoding as a global standard for the identification of biological species since 2004. The CBOL Secretariat operates from the National Museum of Natural History. The Barcode of Wildlife Project website, crawled February 11, 2015, provides information about the Project which enables its six member countries to use DNA barcodes to identify species from minute samples in the investigation and prosecution of wildlife crimes. The Project is administered by CBOL. The "Fourth International Barcode of Life Conference" blog, crawled February 19, 2015, provides information for attendees at the 2011 event. Materials are in electronic format.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-165, Website Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Barcode of Wildlife Project Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
International Barcode of Life Conference Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fourth International Barcode of Life Conference (Blog) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Biology -- Classification Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
DNA Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Web sites Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blogs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electronic records Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at
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