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Sign up for Florabase by filling in this form. You don’t need an account to use Florabase, but it is necessary if you wish to access specimen data. Asterisked fields must be filled in.

Your username must be between 4 and 64 characters long.
Your password must be at least 8 characters long and contain at least one lowercase letter, one uppercase letter, one number and one punctuation character.
Requested Access

Please note that Specimen access costs AU$2,000 per year with certain exceptions.

Free access to specimen data will be granted—subject to approval—to: (a) Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions staff and volunteers, (b) students, (c) academics and researchers, and (d) collaborative projects. If there is no demonstrable need for your access to specimen data, your request will be refused. Applicants with a genuine need for accurate specimen point data will be given full access to this data. Applicants with no need for this will be given specimen point data that is accurate to the nearest 0.1 degrees.


Given Name and Surname must be provided for standard accounts, while Company or Group Name must be provided for group accounts.

Account is a shared or group account?
Your jurisdiction’s state, province or postal town abbreviation.
Security Question

We’ll use this to help you recover your account if you forget your password. Both the question and the answer are stored on our servers in an encrypted state for your protection.

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