Frequently Asked Question (FAQ)
What the different colors of tags on the classification tree indicate?
What result will be returned if no searching conditions are inputed?
Which name of species is valid in the responsed information?
What can I do if the 'Including invalid name' box is selected in the searching page?
Where are photos about species?
What are the meanings of the letters in [ ] following some names?
Why some subfamilies, tribes, subgenera and other taxa are not listed on the tree?




    

 
What the different colors of tags indicate? 
   suborder     superfamily     family     subfamily     genus     subgenusí°     groupí˘




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What result will be returned if no searching conditions are inputed? 
   All species records will be listed out.




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Which name of species is valid in the responsive information? 
   The scientific names in red is valid name of species, in blue is valid name of genus.




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What can I do if the 'Including invalid name' box is selected in the searching page? 
   In case you only know an invalid name or do not know whether the name you input are valid please check this box.






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Where are photos about species? 

   Have you see the little picture at the bottom right corner in the species info page? That is or .
The former means there are photos for this species whereas the latter means there are not yet.






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What are the meanings of the letters in [ ] following some names? 
   [s]=synonyms, [h]=homonyms, [i]=invalid name, [ss]=subspecies, [sg]=subgenus, [in]=included in, [m]=wrong spelling.




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Why some subfamilies, tribe, subgenus and other taxa are not listed on the tree? 
   For some taxa which may have phylogentic contradictions were not listed here presently. Please just keep in mind the TREE will be updated time to time.




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