- Finnish Barcode of Life (FINBOL)
- Marko Mutanen
- University of Oulu
- Helena Korpelainen
- University of Helsinki
To make Finland the first nation to DNA barcode its eukaryotic species, including all animals, plants and fungi occurring in Finland.
- To create DNA barcodes for 20,000 Finnish species and 60,000 specimens in four years.
- To establish a dense network of specialists and institutions to achieve this goal.
- To coordinate DNA barcoding efforts in Finland.