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:
1,181 datasets
of which 554 datasets published with DOI
26,595,702 occurrence records
32,294,421 extended Measurement Or Facts (eMoF) records
22,360,976 quality controlled records (84% QC'd)
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Latest additions & updates

[2021-10-26] Mesozooplankton, National Pilot Monitoring Studies 2017, EMBLAS-II (1,664 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Phytoplankton, Joint Open Sea Surveys 2016, EMBLAS II Project (1,029 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Phytoplankton, National Pilot Monitoring Studies Phyllophora August... (259 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Macrozoobenthos, Joint Open Sea Surveys August 2017, EMBLAS-II (60 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Macrozoobenthos, National Pilot Monitoring Studies Phyllophora August... (184 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Macrozoobenthos, National Pilot Monitoring Studies Phyllophora July... (200 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Macrozooplankton, National Pilot Monitoring Studies 2016, EMBLAS-II (15 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Mesozooplankton, Joint Open Sea Surveys 2016, EMBLAS-II (901 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Mesozooplankton, National Pilot Monitoring Studies 2016, EMBLAS-II (652 records) [new] [metadata]
[2021-10-26] Mesozooplankton, National Pilot Monitoring Studies Phyllophora July... (221 records) [new] [metadata]

Species documented for the first time in EurOBIS

[2021-10-26]Angulus incarnatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Bosemprella incarnata (Linnaeus, 1758)[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Rhyncholagena spinifer (Farran, 1913)[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Magelona filiformis minuta Wilson, 1959 accepted as Magelona filiformis Wilson, 1959[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Eudendrium ramosum Armstrong, 1879 accepted as Eudendrium armstrongi Stechow, 1909[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Cyclopinotus eximius (Monchenko, 1982)[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Philine sagra (d'Orbigny, 1841)[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Tellimya tenuis T. Brown, 1826 accepted as Kellia suborbicularis (Montagu, 1803)[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Eudendrium armstrongi Stechow, 1909[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Tellina (Laciolina) incarnata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Bosemprella incarnata (Linnaeus, 1758)[map][WoRMS]
[2021-10-26]Bulbamphiascus denticulatus (Thompson I.C., 1893)[map][WoRMS]

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