Primary Data Source: John Kartesz and the Biota of North America Program. Data files used by the 'Checklist' system are part of the 1998 BONAP database, an update of which is included within the Synthesis of the North American Flora, now available from the North Carolina Botanical Garden. Questions, comments, or additions with regard to either nomenclature or distribution could be sent to BONAP's director, John Kartesz, or Data Manager, Amy Farstad.
Server base and UNIX administration: Texas A&M Center for the Study of Digital Libraries
Programmed (Win95) conversion of primary data files to formatted ASCII for indexing, programmed production of pages used in the query system, and site concept: Hugh Wilson
Indexing operations (UNIX), distribution/diversity mapping systems, and CGI/Perl programming: Erich Schneider