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Five Kingdoms Cd-Rom

Synopsis
A CD-ROM guide giving an overview of the major phyla of the five biological kingdoms: ‘Monera’ (bacteria), ‘Protoctista’ (algae, protozoans, and other aquatic and parasitic organisms), ‘Fungi’ (mushrooms, moulds and lichens), ‘Animalia’ (animals with and without backbones), and ‘Plantae’ (mosses, ferns, and cone-bearing and flowering plants). Shows 92 phyla in photographs, audio clips, and text.
Series
World Biodiversity Database Cd-Rom Series, The
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Multimedia; CD-ROM. PC Windows or Apple Macintosh (separate versions).
Year of production
1994
Availability
Sale; 1997 sale: £51.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Notes
Reviewed by Chris Elliott in ‘Life Sciences Educational Computing’ Vol 8 No 1 (3/97), pp34-5.
Uses
Secondary and undergraduate biology.
Subjects
Biology
Keywords
algae; bacteria; botany; fungi; moulds; plants

Credits

Writer
Karlene Schwartz; Lynn Margulis

Distribution Formats

Type
CD-ROM

Sponsor

Name

UNESCO

Notes
See: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation

Distributor

Name

Microinfo Ltd

Email
ops@ukminfo.demon.co.uk
Web
http://www.microinfo.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
01420 86848
Fax
01420 89889
Address
PO Box 3
Omega Park
Alton, Hants
GU34 2PG
Name

The Stationery Office

Web
http://www.the-stationery-office.co.uk/publicat/infopub.htm External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7873 9090
Address
Publications Centre
PO Box 276
London
SW8 5DR
Notes
General enquiries: 020 7873 0011

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