European Ocean Biodiversity Information System

EurOBIS point locations EurOBIS - the European Node
of the international Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) - publishes distribution data on marine species, collected within European marine waters or collected by European researchers
outside European marine waters.
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EurOBIS currently holds:
1,143 datasets
of which 531 datasets published with DOI
26,521,243 occurrence records
31,882,369 extended Measurement Or Facts (eMoF) records
22,449,238 quality controlled records (85% QC'd)
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Latest additions & updates

[2021-07-14] National Marine Monitoring Programme data set (1,161 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] Benthos Gironde Estuary (3,019 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] Plymouth sound dataset. Soft sediment macrobenthos from the Plymouth... (1,343 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] Kongsfjorden/Spitsbergen - soft bottom fauna (210 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] IOW Macrozoobenthos monitoring Baltic Sea (1980-2005) (3,589 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] Arctic soft-sediment macrobenthos (1,005 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] 70 samples data of Kiel Bay (1,144 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] Polish Arctic Marine Programme (603 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] Bay of Puck dataset (539 records) [update] [metadata]
[2021-07-14] Biomôr 1 dataset. Benthic data from the Southern Irish Sea from... (5,166 records) [update] [metadata]

Species documented for the first time in EurOBIS

[2021-07-13]Schizonema cruciger f. cruciger W. Smith, 1856[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Rimostrombidium sphaericum (Lynn & Montagnes, 1988) Petz & Foissner, 1992[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Fragilaria nanana Lange-Bertalot, 1993[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Planktolyngbya lacustris (Lemmermann) Anagnostidis & Komárek, 1988[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Gyrodinium corallinum Kofoid & Swezy, 1921[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Tabellaria flocculosa var. geniculata (A. Cleve) Knudson, 1952 represented as Tabellaria fenestrata var. geniculata A. Cleve, 1899[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Gyrodinium aciculatum G.Hansen & J.Larsen, 1992[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Tabellaria fenestrata var. geniculata A. Cleve, 1899[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Aneumastus tusculus (Ehrenberg) D.G. Mann & Stickle in Round, Crawford & Mann, 1990[map][WoRMS]
[2021-07-13]Goniochloris contorta (Bourrelly) H.Ettl, 1977[map][WoRMS]

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