National Vegetation Information System Taxonomic Review

National Vegetation Information System
Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research
Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2004

List of acronyms

ABRS Australian Biological Resources Study
ACT Australian Capital Territory
ANHSIR Australian National Herbarium Specimen Information Register database
APNI Australian Plant Name Index database
AVH Australia's Virtual Herbarium
CHAH Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria
CPBR Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research
DEH Department of the Environment & Heritage (Federal)
ERIN Earth Resources Information Network
ESCAVI Executive Steering Committee for Australian Vegetation Information
HISCOM Herbarium Information Systems Committee
HISPID Herbarium Information Standards and Protocols for Interchange of Data
ICBN International Code of Botanical Nomenclature
IPNI International Plant Name Index database
NLWRA National Land and Water Resources Audit
NSW New South Wales
NT Northern Territory
NVIS National Vegetation Information System
QLD Queensland
RDBMS Relational Database Management System
SA South Australia
SPRAT Species Profile and Threats database
Tas Tasmania
VIC Victoria
WA Western Australia
WIN What's Its Name database
XML Extensible Markup Language