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1. What types of species that we can found in this MyBIS website?
The main data in this system involves local species that can be found in Malaysia. However, there are also other species from overseas. Data search on Kingdom Plantae, Animalia, Fungi and Chromista can be found in the system.

2. Can I download images directly from the web page?
The images cannot be downloaded directly from the website without the permission of the Administrator. This serves as a security measure to protect the copyright images shared by an individual.

3. Do I have to include a citation if I use any information from the website?
Yes, you need to include the citation based on the specified format.

4. How do I make a search of the species in the website?
To search species profile, you have to

  • Visit the MyBIS website at www.mybis.gov.my
  • Click on the 'Discover' panel
  • Choose search by species, photo OR structure of that species
  • Click search
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