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CREDITS

Prepared by the LINNE Steering Committee:

Page, Lawrence M. - Florida Museum of Natural History
Bart, Henry L., Jr. - Tulane University Museum of Natural History
Beaman, Reed - Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University
Bohs, Lynn - University of Utah
Deck, Linda T. - Idaho Museum of Natural History
Funk, Vicki A. - National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Lipscomb, Diana - George Washington University
Mares, Michael A. - Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
Prather, L. Alan - Michigan State University
Stevenson, Jan - The New York Botanical Garden
Wheeler, Quentin D. - The Natural History Museum London
Woolley, James B. - Texas A&M University
Stevenson, Dennis W. (ex officio) - The New York Botanical Garden

The concept for LINNE was developed by participants at two workshops funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation:

A Workshop to Produce a Decadal Vision for Taxonomy and Natural History Collections
http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/linne_workshop/
held at Florida Museum of Natural History,
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL,
10-12 November 2003

List of Participants
Download Report (PDF)
Download Report (Word)

A Workshop on Development of a National Systematics Infrastructure:
A Virtual Instrument for the 21st Century

held at The New York Botanical Garden
Bronx, NY
11-13 December 2003

List of Participants
Download Report (PDF)
Download Report (Word)


LINNE BOOKLET

Download the PDF LINNE booklet this web site is based on.


ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Funding was provided by the U.S. National Science Foundation for workshops on taxonomy held at the University of Florida Museum of Natural History (DEB-0349540) and The New York Botanical Garden (DEB-0352943). LINNE brochure designed by Lynn Hawkinson Smith, Office of Continuing Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Web site designed by Sarah Fazenbaker, Florida Museum of Natural History.

Photos were provided by:

Home - [luna moth] Susan L. Post, Illinois Natural History Survey; [all others] Michael R. Jeffords, Illinois Natural History Survey.

Introduction - [collections] David Riecks, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; [bottom row] Michael R. Jeffords, Illinois Natural History Survey. Flow chart produced by Lynn Hawkinson Smith, Office of Continuing Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Benefits to Research - [collections] David Riecks; [researcher] Michael R. Jeffords; [bottom row] Susan L. Post, Illinois Natural Histoy Survey.

Societal Benefits - [all] Michael R. Jeffords. The illustration and text for the discussion of Chagas Disease were provided by Townsend Peterson, University of Kansas Biodiversity Research Center.

Biological Collections - [researcher] David Riecks; [bottom row] Michael R. Jeffords. Index Herbariorum, The New York Botanical Garden, provided the database of herbaria used in the map.

Implementing LINNE - [students] Martin Hauser, Department of Entomology, School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; [bottom row] Michael R. Jeffords. Flow chart produced by Lynn Hawkinson Smith. Illustration from Biologia Centrali-Americana was provided by Anna Weitzman, National Museum of Natural History. Text for the description of SPIDA-web was provided by Kimberly N. Russell, American Museum of Natural History.

Urgency - [catfish] Matthew R. Thomas, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife; [bird & elk] Michael R. Jeffords; [fungi] Susan L. Post.

News, References, Florida Workshop Participant List, New York Workshop Participant List and Credits - [all] Michael R. Jeffords.

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