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.DLT File Extension

File TypeDELTA Binary Dataset File

DeveloperInstitute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences
3.5 (4 Votes)
CategoryData Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a DLT file?

Dataset created by the DELTA System, an integrated set of programs used for recording taxonomic descriptions in the DELTA format (Description Language for Taxonomy); contains taxonomic data such as leaf length and flower color that's organized through DELTA.

More Information

To create a DLT file in DELTA Editor:

  1. Select File → New Dataset.
  2. Enter in your data, then Select File → Save Dataset.
  3. Choose your save location (you can create a new folder for the DLT file if you want), name your file, and click Save.
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Programs that open DLT files
Updated 11/7/2013

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