Grassland Index: A searchable catalogue of species
Entry ID: FAO_GRASSLAND_INDEX

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Summary
Abstract: This is a searchable catalogue of grassland species. The user can
search by genus, Latin name, or common name. The search results will
return the genu, Latin and common names for each grass. Also returned
are description of the grass, in some cases a photo, distribution,
economics, and natural habitat. Depending on the grass, there may be
a variety of information provided about the grass.
Related URL
Description: Provides information on the FAO's Grassland and Pasture Crops.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Grassland Index: A searchable catalogue of species
Dataset Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Data Presentation Form: HTML
Online Resource: http://www.fao.org/WAICENT/FAOINFO/AGRICULT/AGP/AGPC/doc/GBASE/Defa...
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Crop and Grassland Service, Agriculture Department, Food and Agriculture Organization, United Nations Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.fao.org/WAICENT/FAOINFO/AGRICULT/AGP/AGPC/doc/Default.htm

Data Center Personnel
Name: STEPHEN REYNOLDS
Phone: +39-6-57053631
Email: Stephen.Reynolds at fao.org
Contact Address:
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Via delle Terme di Caracalla
City: Rome
Postal Code: 00100
Country: ITALY
Distribution
Distribution Media: Internet
Distribution Format: HTML
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Publications/References
Skerman, P.J. and F. Riveros (1990) FAO Plant Production and Protection Series, Tropical Grasses. Rome, Italy.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-12-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2004-12-03
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