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Table 5 Total names within two plant taxonomic databases before and after name resolution using the TNRS

From: The taxonomic name resolution service: an online tool for automated standardization of plant names

Name source Original names After matching by TNRS After matching & synonym conversion by TNRS
NCBI 99743 97734 90142
ITIS 46483 45960 45025
NCBI+ITIS (shared names) 4412 19935 20670
NCBI+ITIS (total unique names) 141814 123759 114497
  1. Totals after matching include the original name if no match was found by the TNRS. Totals after matching and synonym conversion use accepted names in place of synonymous matched names.