GrassBase provides an interactive guide to nomenclature for the whole grass family. It provides lists of over 60,000 names for any given genus, geographical region or genus within a geographical region, helps find the accepted name, synonyms and distribution for any given name, and gives a desription for each species.

Prefix
grassbase
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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in GrassBase should match this regular expression:
^(imp|gen)\d{5}$

Example Local Unique Identifier
imp10873   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from GrassBase should match this regular expression:
^grassbase:(imp|gen)\d{5}$

Example CURIE
grassbase:imp10873
Contributors
Metaregistry GrassBase

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 1 mappings to external registries for grassbase with 1 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
Wikidata Property Wikidata Property logo wikidata P1832
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE grassbase:imp10873 is used to demonstrate the provides available for grassbase. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
GrassBase grassbase https://www.kew.org/data/grasses-db/www/imp10873
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/grassbase:imp10873