Florida Museum of Natural History

TOLKIN is an information management and analytical web application to provide informatics support for phylodiversity and biodiversity research projects. As a web-based application, TOLKIN is able to support collaborative projects by providing shared access to a variety of data on voucher specimens, taxonomy, bibliography, morphology, DNA samples and sequences.


Tolkin II user guide       |       Public projects

Current TOLKIN features:

  • Combines local data management with external resources (e.g. IPNI, GBIF, Genbank, Morphbank, etc.)
  • DNA Sequence browser
  • Importing Genbank Sequences
  • Web Mapping
  • Georeferencing using BioGeomancer
  • Future features...

Projects currently supported by TOLKIN: