Source Document Information in the 2/27/2023 Version of the Database

Abbreviation  Document  Comment 
AOU7  The A.O.U. Check-list of North American Birds, Seventh Edition  List obtained from Web site on 4/28/2011 - includes 51st Supplement and subsequent corrections 
ASM02  Mammals of California  American Society of Mammologists - California state list at 
AWUS02  AmphibiaWeb  AmphibiaWeb at 
CADFG2003  California Special Status Fauna  CA Department of Fish and Game Threatened and Endangered Species - see 
Calflora  Calflora - information on wild California plants for conservation, education, and appreciation  Flora species records at 
CalHerps  California Herps 
CAS03  California Academy of Sciences Ichthyology Web site  April, 2003 - see 
CM88  California Mammals  1988 publication by E.W. Jameson Jr. and Hans J. Peeters 
CNPSI2005  CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants  Latest version 8th Edition released December 2010, plus updates: see 
DHS  Various, from Web searches  Species not found in other Source Documents; nomenclature established via Web searches 
EMBL  The EMBL Reptile Database 
FishBase  FishBase  Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2003. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication., version of 2/2006 
J87  Annotated Check List of the Amphibians and Reptiles of California  1987 2nd revised edition by Mark R. Jennings 
Jepson II  The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California  See on-line version of the new Jepson Manual at; nomenclature revisions complete through Supplement 5 (Novemner 2017) 
JM93  Jepson Manual  Third printing (1996, with corrections) of the 1993 Edition of the Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California, James Hickman, Editor 
MROSD99  Nov. 1999 MROSD Spreadsheet on flora  Jodi Isaacs' spreadsheet of scanned-in documents on species/preserves 
MSW  Mammal Species of the World  Compiled under the auspices of the American Society of Mammologists, original based on a 1993 publication by D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder (Eds) - see Third Edition at 
NG399  Field Guide to the Birds of North America  1999 edition of the National Geographic's Field Guide 
RP98  A Key to Amphibians and Reptiles of the Continental US and Canada  1998 book by R. Powell, J.T. Collins, and E.D. Hooper, University Press of Kansas 
RS85  A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians  1985 publications by Robert Stebbins 
Sibley  National Audubon Society The Sibley Guide to Birds  2000 book by D. A. Sibley, Alfred A. Knopf, New York 
SM84  Freshwater Fishes of California  1984 publication by Samuel McGinnis 
SMITH  Smithsonian North American Mammals Web Site 
SWGB88  Sunset Western Garden Book  1991 Sixth Printing of the 1988 edition 
T. Corelli  Reports from Toni Corelli  Various emails and spreadsheets sent by Toni Corelli to me 
UCJEPS  Jepson Interchange for California Floristics  Now replaced by Jepson II (see above) - 
USDA  USDA PLANTS National Database USDA, NRCS. 2006. The PLANTS Database, 6 March 2006. Data compiled from various sources by Mark W. Skinner. National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.