Privacy statement

This policy describes the information we collect from you, how we use that information and our legal basis for doing so. It also covers whether and how that information may be shared and your rights and choices regarding the information you provide to us.

What We Collect and Receive

In order for us to provide you the best possible experience on our websites, we need to collect and process certain information.

  • Usage data : when you visit our site, Google analytics will store several information about your navigation (see Google analytics privacy below).
  • Classification activity : we store your classification activity in order to track the classification of each object and to generate statistics shared with project members and EcoTaxa team.
  • Cookies : we use cookies (small data files transferred onto computers or devices by sites) only for the technical purpose of session and settings management.
  • Create an account : when you sign up for and open an account , we may ask you to provide us with information such as your name, email address and details about your organization.

Opt-out of website tracking

You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics. Your current setting : G.A. Tracker enabled G.A. Tracker disabled
Theses information is very useful for us, we encourage you to enable the G.A. tracker.

Your Rights

Third-party services we use

When you visit our websites, or purchase products or services, we use the following third party services which may collect personal data:

Recipient Purpose of processing Lawful basis Data location Personal data collected by the third party Privacy policy

Google Analytics

To collect and analyse information about how you interact with our website (web analytics).

Explicit consent


Anonymize IP address, Pages visited, browser, device used and information sent by the web browser.


Google Captcha

To avoid creation of spam account

Legitimate interest


IP address, Cookie



Display map

Legitimate interest


IP address


Retention of data

We will retain your information as long as your account is associated with existing objects. Google Analytics will keep information during 26 Months.


We do our best to keep your information safe.
Your password is salted and hashed with a non-reversible algorithm.
This server use encrypted communication (https)

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