Mobile Apps on Google Playstore

Western Ghats Tree ID - Biotik

Western Ghats Trees ID is a graphical identification system for the trees species of the Western Ghats, India, one of the biodiversity hotspots of the world. The “IDentification Assistée par Ordinateur (IDAO)” was implemented to generate identification key for tree species under the Project "Biodiversity Informatics and co-Operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base (BIOTIK) ". This system, entirely graphic, enables specialists and non-specialists to make determinations with the help of just a few number of characters, chosen according to their availability for the particular tree to be identified. The use of vegetative characters, as well as an extensive illustration of species, is the mainstay of the application. Most of the characters of the used in the tool can be observed with the naked eye. The user friendly identitykit was developed with the two interfaces viz., graphical interface and result interface. The present version acquire the result pages with images from the http://biotik.org/ . This key allows the user to identify 528 tree species.

 

 

 

Mangroves - Identification Kit

Mangroves is a graphical identification system for the trees species of the South Asian Mangroves. The “IDentification Assistée par Ordinateur (IDAO)” was implemented to generate identification key for tree species under the Project "Biodiversity Informatics and co-Operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base (BIOTIK) ". This system, entirely graphic, enables specialists and non-specialists to make determinations with the help of just a few number of characters, chosen according to their availability for the particular tree to be identified. The use of vegetative characters, as well as an extensive illustration of species, is the mainstay of the application. Most of the characters of the used in the tool can be observed with the naked eye. The user friendly identity kit was developed with the two interfaces viz., graphical interface and result interface. The present version acquire the result pages with images from the http://www.ifpindia.org/mangroves/
 

Pondicherry

This mobile app contains an extract of locations focusing on public sites in Pondicherry town, their old and current images with descriptions which aims to provide a glimpse at its historical development. It is derived from a more comprehensive research product "Pondicherry Past & Present" which provides an overview of the history of Pondicherry in two phases from the origins to 1824 and from 1824 to present day with maps, historical narrative and high resolution images. We hope you enjoy both the app and your informed stay in Pondicherry.