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Terms of Use

By making use of this site, you agree to the terms of use. These are simply intended to ensure that your use of the database is fair.

  Terms of use:

  1. Access

    The database contains published data in an open-access, searchable form, which all site visitors may access and use. As we acquire and publish more spectral reflectance measurements, they will be added to the database. Please e-mail the database administrator if you have queries.

  2. Citations

    If you use data from the Floral Reflectance Database in a published work, you agree to cite the database as your source. At present, this version of the database should be cited as follows:

    Arnold SEJ, Faruq S, Savolainen V, McOwan PW, Chittka L, 2010 FReD: The Floral Reflectance Database — A Web Portal for Analyses of Flower Colour. PLoS ONE 5(12): e14287. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0014287

    Please check back here for when a journal reference for the Floral Reflectance Database is available.