The Plant ID Application : Building a Virtual Plant Handbook
MetadataShow full item record
The author describes the process of designing a mobile guide to plant life based on a dichotomous key identification system. The goal was a simple field guide with a clean interface that could be easily expanded. The author describes a minimalist design with two buttons on each screen, representing the two branching options. The final screen tells the user the common name, species, family, and other descriptive factors of the plant that matched the user’s selections. It also ensures that the user can go back to the previous screen (and thus, the previous question) at any time in case of a mistake, and that any confusing descriptors or terms would have explanations.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Industrial Organization: Comparative Case Studies of Cardboard Plants in Lima, Peru and Kalamazoo, Michigan Davis, Vernie Lee (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1968)This paper is a comparison of two industries of comparable size and technology--one from the United States and one from Peru--to see if some of the theories on the effect of culture on industry are applicable. The ...
A Discussion of the Family Tephritidae (Diptera) and Its Host-Plants in America North of Mexico Cassens, Karen Louise (Kalamazoo College, 1967)Many species of the fruit fly family Tephritidae are economically important pests. Aside from a handful of publications, which have listed the hosts of these flies mostly on a regional basis, there has been no ...
Do bees prefer spotted knapweed over other co-flowering plant species? Grimmer, Jared P. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2015)Spotted knapweed (Centaurea stoebe L.) is a biennial herb native to Eurasia that was introduced to North America during the late 1800’s. Since then, the knapweed has become a very widespread and successful invasive species, ...