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We opted for a flexible license to maximize (re)using of content for scientific outreach and other educational purposes and still give proper attribution to authors. We count with you to help us fulfill this goal. When sharing, using, distributing an image do not forget to cite the author and, if possible, a link back to this website. Thanks!
How to cite
We suggest the templates below, but accept variations as long as the author(s) is(are) cited:
Photos and videos
- Inácio Domingos da Silva Neto. Copépode parasita de berbigão (Tivela mactroides). Cifonauta image database. Available at: http://cifonauta.cebimar.usp.br/photo/7332/ Accessed: yyyy-mm-dd.
- Inácio Domingos da Silva Neto, http://cifonauta.cebimar.usp.br/photo/7332/
Cite the database itself
- Migotto AE, Vellutini BC (eds). 2011. Cifonauta: marine biology image database. Available at: http://cifonauta.cebimar.usp.br/ Accessed: yyyy-mm-dd.