BioImages - Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

History

BioImages (VFG-UK) is programmatically built from a 4th Dimension (4D) Database. The site will be rebuilt from time to time when sufficient changes and new images have accumulated.

30 Oct 14 Switched taxon dictionary to use the standard "UK Species Inventory". Added more content (mainly stacked images of flies) 6,247 Taxa 90,360 Images 6,775 Identification and other references
7 Feb 14 Added more content (mainly stacked images of flies) 6,134 Taxa 87,810 Images 6,672 Identification and other references
27 Sep 12 Added more content (mainly stacked images of flies) 5,978 Taxa 84,718 Images 6,000+ Identification and other references
27 Mar 12 Moved image hosting to DiscoverLife and redesigned website to use species names in URL's and to display larger images 5,854 Taxa 82,493 Images 5,836+ Identification references
7 Jan 12 Added more photos (especially stacked images of flies) 5,812 Taxa 81,206 Images 5,836 Identification references
12 Sept 11 Added more photos (especially seashore and stacked images of flies) 5,740 Taxa 79,728 Images 5,836 Identification references
23 Sept 10 Improved design of website (added thumbnails) and moved the references and species interrelations to separate website: www.bioinfo.org.uk. 5,500 Taxa 73,339 Images
19 Sept 10 Added more references, species interrelations (coelomycetes - first half), plus more photos. 5,494 Taxa 73,163 Images 6,356 References
20-21 March 10 Added more references, species interrelations, plus more photos. 5,431 Taxa 70,951 Images 3,786 References
28 June-13 July 09 Transferred to commercial hosting at JustHost.com. 5,346 Taxa 68,775 Images 2,534 References
8 April 09 Added more species interrelations, plus more photos. 5,310 Taxa 68,006 Images 2,443 References
20 June 08 Added more species interrelations, plus more photos. Moved to a CC-BY-NC-SA licence. 5,173 Taxa 64,276 Images 2,126 References
4 Oct 07 Added more fungal species interrelations, plus the summer's photos 5,035 Taxa 61,883 Images 1,907 References
29 April 07 Added many more species interrelations, especially microfungi, plus another year's photos 4,883 Taxa 58,854 Images
Feb 07 Lockside's server moved to commercial hosting which should be more stable and much faster after initial teething period 4,680 Taxa 53,348 Images
31 Mar 06 Added references and species interrelations
finished updating basidiomycetes to new checklist
4,680 Taxa 53,348 Images
29 Nov 05 Added more content
updated first half of basidiomycetes to new checklist
4,661 Taxa 53,051 Images
27 Sep 05 Added more content 4,657 Taxa 51,754 Images
5 Aug 05 Added more content 4,603 Taxa 50,493 Images
6 July 05 Added more content 4,550 Taxa 49,390 Images
25 April 05 Added more content 4,512 Taxa 48,265 Images
29 Mar 05 Added more content 4,488 Taxa 47,884 Images
1 Feb 05 Added more content 4,210 Taxa 44,399 Images
7 Jan 05 Added more content 4,081 Taxa 43,579 Images
17 Nov 04 Added more content 3,924 Taxa 42,101 Images
25 Aug 04 Added more content 3,857 Taxa 40,604 Images
24 Nov 03 Added more content 3,602 Taxa 36,308 Images
10 Mar 03 Added more content 3,187 Taxa 30,113 Images
23 Jul 02 Reduced image sizes for quicker downloading
Added more content
2,830 Taxa 27,465 Images
9 Nov 01 Added more content 2,305 Taxa 23,893 Images
31 Jul 01 Added more content 2,142 Taxa 20,899 Images
3 Jan 01 Added more content 2,014 Taxa 19,012 Images
22 Dec 00 Added more content 1,981 Taxa 18,748 Images
6 Nov 00 Added more content 1,851 Taxa 17,393 Images
11 Sep 00 Added more content 1,771 Taxa 15,996 Images
25 Apr 00 One correction. Fixed display of "?" id's 1,651 Taxa 14,627 Images
18 Feb 00 Added more content 1,531 Taxa 13,184 Images
8 Sep 99 Added more content 1,319 Taxa 10,892 Images
24 Aug 99 Moved to new server under URL 'Bioimages'.
17 May 99 Added more content 1,234 Taxa 9,272 Images
2 Mar 99 Added more content 1,098 Taxa 7,859 Images
Nov 98 Moved to new site and changed IP address.
14 Aug 98 Added more content 807 Taxa 4,584 Images
11 May 98 Added picture captions
Corrected a few wrong links
668 Taxa 3,463 Images
6 April 98 Condensed hierarchy
Added shortcuts
616 Taxa 3,110 Images
1 April 98 Initial Build 616 Taxa 3,110 Images

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