The NTFP Product Database may be searched in several ways.
|Common Name||Indicates non-scientific names commonly used to refer to the product. High variability occurs for common names and should only be used to identify species in conjunction with the current scientific name.|
|Scientific Name||Indicates the scientific name used to identify a product. Other past and present scientific synonyms in Latin or other languages may also be listed.|
|Family||Indicates the Latin scientific Family Name.|
This is a drop-down field and one product have more than one classification. This indicates a general category of use(s) for the product. Initially this includes:
|Countries Found||This is a drop-down field and indicates the country or countries where the product may be found.|
|Parts||Refers to the part of the species harvested. One product may have multiple parts used.|
The default sorting lists all products alphabetically by Common Name in sets of ten. The columns displayed are Common Name, Scientific Name, Family and Parts Used. To see the detailed description of the product, simply click on the common name.