I Saw a Butterfly _ ראיתי פרפר 5

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Publisher Description

"I-Saw-a-Butterfly" is a reporting app that takes advantage of Mobile high-end technology to provide quality data on butterfly sightings, based on the concept of getting maximum data with minimum typing.

This app, aims at citizen science observers (Europe and Israel), is an extended version developed by 'GlueCAD - Biodiversity IT' for the EU BON project (Building the European Biodiversity Observation Network). It currently covers all European butterfly species with a specific focus (and pictures) on Estonian and Israeli species.

EU BON is funded by the European Union under the 7th Framework programme, Contract No. 308454.


• 3 different species-lists which include: 483 European Butterflies scientific-names (based on Fauna Europaea), 105 Estonian with common/Estonian-names and 145 Israeli species with common/Hebrew-names.

• Online link to Wikipedia info for every scientific name

• Online link to weather web-based data from the closes weather station

• Menu language option through app setup includes English, Estonian and Hebrew.

Reporting observations:

Observations of European/Estonian species lists are communicated by the app to PlutoF server (University of Tartu, Estonia) which provides cloud database and computing services for the biodiversity researches.

PlutoF team provides API services that enables posting observations for the EU BON Citizen Science Portal and cooperated fruitfully with GlueCAD development efforts.

To report observation to the European server, register first with https://plutof.ut.ee

Observations using of Israeli butterfly list are reported to GlueCAD server.

Users can register to either one or both server to start reporting.

To report observation to the Israeli server, register first with http://www.gluecad.com/buttdb .

Main Features:

• User can select species name from a List or from a Family album of pictures

• Select camera to take picture and document an unidentified butterfly (currently for Israeli list)

• Data is either selected or clicked. No typing except "Remark"

• GPS location, altitude and time data is recorded

• Offline recording with auto-send of stored data when mobile Internet is gained back (currently for Israeli list)

About GlueCAD – Biodiversity IT:

GlueCAD skills and expertise include biodiversity informatics, portals and building software tools, apps and databases aimed at servicing biodiversity observations and systematic monitoring of butterflies. In 2012 we lounged the Israeli Butterfly Observation Portal in cooperation with and for the Israeli Lepidopterists Society.

This portal contains and manages the bank of Israel Butterflies and the Israeli National Butterfly Monitoring Schema (BMS-IL).


Please feel free to send an email to info@gluecad.com for questions or comments about the app.

App developer: Israel Peer, CEO, GlueCAD Biodiversity IT, Haifa, Israel

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אפליקציית "ראיתי פרפר" לדיווח תצפיות פרפרים, מיועדת לחובבי טבע ולקהל הרחב

ומתאימה לכל רמה של היכרות עם עולם הפרפרים.

היישום מאפשר דיווח לפי שם או לפי תמונה מתוך אלבום משפחות הפרפרים.

ומאפשר לכל חובב לדווח על פרפרים מבלי הצורך להקליד נתונים.

אפשר גם לדווח על פרפר בלתי מזוהה בעזרת משלוח הצילום לאתר לזיהוי בעזרת מומחה.

כדי לדווח יש להירשם תחילה באתר ולבחור קוד אנדרואיד.

.את הקוד יש לרשום, פעם ראשונה בלבד, בתפריט "הגדרות" באפליקציה ולשמור

I Saw a Butterfly _ ראיתי פרפר is a free software application from the Teaching & Training Tools subcategory, part of the Education category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2017-11-28. The program can be installed on Android.

I Saw a Butterfly _ ראיתי פרפר (version 5) is available for download from our website. Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 1 times. We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.

Program Details


Publisher Israel Pe'er, GlueCAD - Biodiversity IT
Released Date 2017-11-28
Languages English


Category Education
Subcategory Teaching & Training Tools

System requirements

Operating systems android

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Total downloads 1


License model Free
Price N/A

Version History

Here you can find the changelog of I Saw a Butterfly _ ראיתי פרפר since it was posted on our website on 2016-10-08. The latest version is 5 and it was updated on soft112.com on 2018-03-28. See below the changes in each version:

version 5

posted on 2017-11-28

Enabled new user registration from app (for Israel butterfly sightings)
Added option to upload photo from Gallery
Improved screen appearance
Fixed communication bugs

version 1

posted on 2016-09-11

- Updates to apply with new PlutoF taxon api changes,- Modify login process for PlutoF,- Enabled select by pictures for Europe list,- Change address of Israeli server,- Improve error checking for data send,- Adding Europe countries IDs for PlutoF

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Release Date: 2017-11-28
Publisher: Israel Pe'er, GlueCAD - Biodiversity IT
Operating System: android
Type: Free