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:
1,022 datasets
of which 443 datasets published with DOI
24,900,265 occurrence records
21,962,847 quality controlled records (88% QC'd)
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Latest additions & updates

[2020-09-10] Infaunal abundance & biomass from sediment grabs in Belfast Lough as... (161 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] Abundance and Biomass of infaunal species from grab samples from a... (850 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] Benthic infaunal abundance and biomass from Belfast Lough dredge... (1,503 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] MEDITS-Spain: Demersal and mega-benthic species from the MEDITS... (79,763 records) [update] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] Infaunal abundance and biomass data from surveys of the East Antrim... (275 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] LifeWatch observatory data: phytoplankton observations by imaging flow... (2,152 records) [update] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] LifeWatch observatory data: zooplankton observations in the Belgian... (64,928 records) [update] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] Meiobenthic community in the Westerschelde estuary between 1977 and... (384 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] Fish and marine invertebrates from the Israeli Eastern Mediterranean... (13,941 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-09-10] Steuer Ad., 1939. The fishery grounds near Alexandria. XVIII... (60 records) [new] [metadata]

Species documented for the first time in EurOBIS

[2020-05-18]Nereis cylindraria Pallas, 1766[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Cistena cylindraria (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Pectinaria belgica (Pallas, 1766)[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Aphya minuta (Risso, 1810) accepted as Aphia minuta (Risso, 1810)[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Eugerda intermedia (Hult, 1936)[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Janiralata pulchra (Hansen, 1916)[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Pleuroprion murdochi (Benedict, 1898)[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Nannoniscus plebejus Hansen, 1916[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Paramunna typica Tattersall, 1905[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Munna groenlandica Hansen, 1916[map][WoRMS]
[2020-05-18]Austroniscus groenlandicus (Hansen, 1916)[map][WoRMS]

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