Website updates
New speciea added to Fernbase
New species are available in the "Fern genomes" and the "Lycophyte genomes" menus. Enjoy! [Dec 10, 2022]
Fernbase FTP site moved to HTTPS
Because the FTP protocol is being deprecated, the Fernbase FTP site has been moved to access over HTTPS, at We apologize for the inconvenience. [July 11, 2022]
Fernbase GDPR update
Fernbase was updated to comply with the new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Please let us know about any issues or concerns. [May 24, 2018]

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