Table 3

Comparison of features of name resolution applications
Application Batch processing Fuzzy matching Corrects synonyms Provides confidence score Returns alternative matches API User interface Handles infraspecific taxa
TNRS x x x x x x x x
Tropicos web service x x x x
Catalogue of Life x x x x
Tropicos name matching utility x x x
Taxamatch (IRMNG) x x x x x
GNResolver x x x x x x x x
GRIN Taxonomic Nomenclature Checker x x x x x
Plantminer x x x x x x

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