ID Resource Resource Finder

The ID Resource Finder is an online searchable catalogue of UK wildlife identification resources. A key feature is that this catalogue is crowd-sourced, all you have to do is create an account to add/edit the resources.

If you spot anything missing, any broken links or mistakes then please jump in and add/fix it. Or let the team know about issue via email: [email protected].

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Title Description Author(s)sort ascending Free Availability
A Photo Key to Large Aquatic Bugs Whilst identification to species of many of the smaller aquatic bugs can be complicated, those described here are fairly Adrian Chalkley Yes PDF View Edit
Cladocera Interest Group Website Updated British Species list, Identification assistance, Distribution maps, Species Photos, Newsletters, Collecting tips Adrian Chalkley Yes Online, PDF View Edit
An Atlas of Waterfleas in Britain & Ireland Updated distribution maps for 89 of the 92 species of Cladocera living in the water bodies of Britain & Ireland. Adrian Chalkley Yes Online, PDF, Publication View Edit
Sponges of Britain and Ireland A website based on the text Sponges of the British Isles - A colour guide and working document, 1992 Edition. Ackers, R.G., Moss, D. & Picton, B. E. Yes Online View Edit
Sponges of the British Isles ("Sponge V") Guide to the sponges of Britain and Ireland, revised 2007. Ackers, R.G., Moss, D. & Picton, B. E. Yes PDF View Edit
Bat Droppings Guide A guide to the droppings of British bats, including photos and diagrams illustrating the shape and size differences betw Acer Ecology Yes Online View Edit
BSBI Handbook No 9 Dandelions of Great Britain and Ireland Descriptions of 235 species of Taraxacum , including microspecies, most of them illustrated by silhouettes of herbarium A.A. Dudman and A.J. Richards No Publication View Edit
RES Handbook Vol 9 Part 3. Diptera - Nematocera. Mycetophilidae (Bolitophilinae, Ditomyiinae, Diadocidiinae, Keroplatinae, Sciophilinae and Manotinae) The Fungus-gnats (Mycetophilidae) are a large family of terrestrial Nematocera, usually with a compact hump-backed appea A. M. Hutson, D. M. Ackland and L. N. Kidd Yes Online, PDF View Edit
RES Handbook Vol 10 Part 7. Diptera - Hippoboscidae and Nycteribiidae (Keds, Flat-Flies and Bat-Flies) The Hippoboscidae, Nycteribiidae and Streblidae are families of Diptera that have been combined under the name Pupipara. A. M. Hutson Yes Online, PDF View Edit
An illustrated key to the cuckoo wasps (Hymenoptera, Chrysididae) of the Nordic and Baltic countries, with description of a new species An extremely well illustrated, with high resolution colour photographs, key and descriptions of species from Nordic and Juho Paukkunen, Alexander Berg, Villu Soon, Frode Ødegaard, Paolo Rosa. Yes Online, PDF View Edit
The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles with DVD-ROM: An Identification Guide to Freshwater and Terrestrial Algae An indispensable guide to over 2,400 species of freshwater and terrestrial algae of the British Isles. David M. John (Editor), Brian A. Whitton (Editor), Alan J. Brook (Editor) No Publication View Edit
Wild berry (& other fruit) spotter’s sheet Photo guide to the most commonly seen berries and fruiting trees and shrubs in hedgerows. Yes Online, PDF View Edit
UK Butterflies Identification guides (photo based) to UK butterflies, arranged by family. Yes Online, PDF View Edit
UK Dragonflies & Damselflies This Facebook group is to enjoy and share information about those species of Dragonflies & Damselflies which are fou Yes Online View Edit An online resource for the bristletails, (Archeognatha, Zygentoma and Diplura), interesting and often overlooked inverte Yes Online View Edit
Fossil Explorer Fossil Explorer is a field guide to the common fossils of Britain and will help you identify fossils based on where you Yes App View Edit