Browse TreatmentBank

Browse the taxonomic tree, or the contributions of by journal, author, year of publication or a combination there off.

Search TreatmentBank

Search for taxa, or elements of taxonomic names, locations or bibliographic records can be done either as full text search or using the extended search. The latter is more accurate depending on the semantically enhanced documents. 

Example searches




Browse by family

  • This is the beta version that allows to select a family and search along the taxonomic hierarchy. Search

Thematic collections

Famous people's taxa

  • This list is an attempt to provide access to taxa named after famous people.


  • This example explores the steps needed to document with the taxonomic treatments the diversity of living organisms (fish, plants, shrimps, bacteria) in Valentin's aquarium.

Ant phylogeny

  • This list is based on a study to document access to ant phylogenetic literature used in preparing the "Phylogeny" section of the "Ant Biology" course at the University of Bern, Switzerland.

Top Ten Species

  • Top Ten Species is a list based on a ranking of the most amazing new species published in a calendar year