Symbiota Help Pages

The tutorials below describe the features and management tools available within the Symbiota network. While the videos and screenshots are from particular Symbiota installations, they are show capabilities that are potentially available in all Symbiota installations. Note that not all Symbiota portal installations will have all features activated.

Standard Features

General interfaces that are available to all users without the need of logging in or any special permissions

Data management

Data management is organized into several related categories, yet these tools remain under the umbrella of the three central data modules of the portal structure: specimen, biotic inventories (floras/faunas/bioblitz), and identification keys.

Specimen and Observation Records
Biotic Surveys (e.g. Floras, Faunas, BioBlitz, Inventories)
Identification Keys
Image Uploads 
Symbiota Workshops
    • Mini-Webinars – short webinars (10-15 minutes) that specific features
    • Full Webinars – list and recordings of web tutorials hosted by several portal groups