Author, pictures, text, graphics, design, layout and arrangement of the website:
Gerd Seehawer, Schneverdingen (Germany)
The taxa were classified by the author.
Rights: Individual pictures may be used for private or non-commercial purposes
(spoken lectures, teaching, research, nature conservation, etc.) without prior
If a number of pictures are used in spoken lectures or in printed material
(information sheets, teaching materials, etc.), acknowledgement of the source is
The use of individual pictures is permitted on non-commercial websites if the
author is informed by e-mail.
All forms of commercial use (electronic or printed media, publishing houses'
products, advertising, company web sites, etc.) require the author's consent.
The formation of a link requires the consent of the author.
The image data bank can be consulted on-line by anyone interested in botany.
Collecting, indexing and inventorizing a number of pictures are not allowed without the
Reference to links:
With its decision dated May 12th, 1998 – 312 0 85/98 – “Liability for links“, the district court of Hamburg ruled that by attaching a link, joint responsibility for the contents of the linked page could arise. This can be avoided only by explicitly dissociating oneself from these contents.
My Internet site contains links to other Internet pages. The following is applicable to all of these links: I have no influence whatsoever on design and contents of the respective linked pages. For this reason, the author herewith explicitly dissociates itself from all contents of the respective linked pages and banners. This statement is valid for all links attached to these pages and for all contents of linked pages and banners to which these lead.
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