Steve Baskauf

About me

I am a senior lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences at Vanderbilt University. I am interested in how images of organisms can be used for education as well as documenting the occurrences of species. I am an active participant in the Biodiversity Informatics Standards (TDWG) organization and manage the Bioimages website (

My info

Full name
Steve Baskauf
I am
an educator, a professional scientist
Curator level
Full Curator


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73 taxa curated
85 images set as exemplar
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Curator qualifications


Ph.D. in Biology, Senior Lecturer at Vanderbilt University, publications: Biodiversity Informatics 7:17-44, Vulpina 7:16-30, Environmental Entomology 32:915-928, Environmental Entomology 30:181-188, member of Ecological Society of America and Biodiversity Informatics Standards (TDWG)

Curation scope
Southeastern U.S. plant images, biodiversity informatics