Identifier of a taxon or synonym in the Catalogue of Life

Prefix
col
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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Catalogue of Life should match this regular expression:
^[23456789BCDFGHJKLMNPQRSTVWXYZ]{1,6}$

Example Local Unique Identifier
4QHKG   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Catalogue of Life should match this regular expression:
^col:[23456789BCDFGHJKLMNPQRSTVWXYZ]{1,6}$

Example CURIE
col:4QHKG
Metaregistry Catalogue of Life

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 2 mappings to external registries for col with 2 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
Basic Register of Thesauri, Ontologies & Classifications bartoc 1915
Identifiers.org Identifiers.org logo miriam col
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE col:4QHKG is used to demonstrate the provides available for col. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
Catalogue of Life col https://www.checklistbank.org/dataset/3LR/taxon/4QHKG
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/col:4QHKG
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/col:4QHKG
None col https://www.catalogueoflife.org/data/taxon/4QHKG
Extra Providers

Additional providers curated in the Bioregistry are listed here.

Code Name URL
col Catalogue of Life (COL) https://www.catalogueoflife.org/data/taxon/4QHKG