Click here to see what the plugin
looks like in Firefox.
Adding the plugin to your browser makes it easy to run a quick plant
name search without having to go to the IPNI
search form, and without even having to open the IPNI
Full plant names without authors can be copied from elsewhere and pasted
directly into the search engine box on your navigation toolbar without
have to separate and paste the name elements into the relevant boxes.
You will be taken directly to the results page.
If you have other browser plugins you can quickly run a subsequent search
on the same name in other sites, e.g. on IOPI, Google or Wikipedia.
The search works in exactly the same way as "Quick Search" on
the Plant Name
Query form and wildcards can be used.
There are several caveats that apply to Quick Search, whether you use
the search form or the browser plugin:
See more details and some example searches here.
Installing the plugin is simple, quick and you can start using it immediately.
It works with Firefox or IE7.