European Ocean Biogeographic Information System

EurOBIS point locations EurOBIS - the European Node
of the international Ocean Biogeographic 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:
874 datasets
of which 319 datasets published with DOI
25,279,688 occurrence records
19,667,353 quality controlled records (78% QC'd)
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Latest additions & updates

[2019-06-05] Network Monitoring phytoplankton (567,776 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] Lagoon Monitoring Network of Languedoc-Roussillon (1,342 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] Macrobenthos and Phytoplankton monitoring in the Belgian coastal zone... (5,918 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] Dynamics of coastal eutrophicated ecosystems. (IPMS-PHAEO) (71 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] Finnish Baltic Sea phytoplankton monitoring, KPLANK database (199,061 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] 1743-2010 National Marine Aquarium (NMA) United Kingdom Marine Fish... (2,068 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] Phytoplankton data for Danish marine monitoring (ODAM) from 1985 -... (35,859 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] Advanced modelling and research on eutrophication linking... (13,301 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] CETUS: Cetacean monitoring surveys in the Eastern North Atlantic (3,195 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-06-05] Mid-winter waterfowl count, Estonian national monitoring 1991-2016 (18,512 records) [new] [metadata]

Species documented for the first time in EurOBIS

[2019-05-08]Chaceon gordonae (Ingle, 1985)[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Cymonomus normani Lankester, 1903[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Macropipus corrugatus (Pennant, 1777) accepted as Liocarcinus corrugatus (Pennant, 1777)[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Peprilus triacanthus (Peck, 1804)[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Synedra rumpens var. rumpens Kützing, 1844[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Melosira italica Otto Müller, 1906[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Melosira arctica var. arctica Dickie in litt., Ehrenberg, 1853[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Navicula elliptica f. elliptica Kützing, 1844[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Raphidonema planctonicum (Hindák) Hoham, 1973[map][WoRMS]
[2019-05-08]Bicosoeca planctonica Kisselev[map][WoRMS]