Species Identification in British Columbia

A few notes on good, accessible places for information on species found in British Columbia, Canada. I plan to continue editing and adding to this.

Animals Etc...


  • Atlas of the Breeding Birds of British Columbia. online
  • Rick Howie, "Birds of Kamloops, 2nd Ed.", 2003. online
  • The Feather Atlas, US Fish & Wildlife Service. Search Tool | Browse


  • Monica Pearson, Fraser Valley Frogs and Toads PDF

Arthropods (Insects, Bugs)

Butterflies & Moths

Vascular Plants


Data Collections

  • Canadensys. (explorer | main)
  • Canadian Biodiversity Information Facility (CBIF). (main)
  • Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF). (main)


  • Canadian National Collection: Insects, Arachnids and Nematodes (database)
  • Royal British Columbia Museum: Entomology Collection, Province of British Columbia (database)
  • E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum, University of Alberta. (main)
  • Spencer Entomological Collection | Beaty Biodiversity Museum, UBC. (database / main)
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