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:
920 datasets
of which 352 datasets published with DOI
25,599,343 occurrence records
19,503,189 quality controlled records (76% QC'd)
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Latest additions & updates

[2019-12-23] Epibenthos and demersal fish monitoring in function of wind energy... (10,687 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Epibenthos and demersal fish monitoring at long-term monitoring... (9,716 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Macrobenthos monitoring in function of dredge disposal monitoring in... (15,527 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Macrobenthos monitoring at long-term monitoring stations in the... (23,314 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Macrobenthos monitoring in function of aggregate extraction activities... (22,172 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Epibenthos and demersal fish monitoring in function of aggregate... (5,030 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Epibenthos and demersal fish monitoring in function of dredge disposal... (6,830 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] REBENT: Benthic Network (96,272 records) [update] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Total diatom abundance in the Southern Bight of the North Sea in... (48 records) [new] [metadata]
[2019-12-23] Gelatinous zooplankton in the Belgian part of the North Sea and the... (255 records) [new] [metadata]

Species documented for the first time in EurOBIS

[2019-09-13]Navicula retusa Brébisson, 1883 accepted as Biremis ambigua (Cleve) D.G.Mann, 1990 represented as Pinnularia ambigua var. ambigua Cleve, 1895[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Synedropsis hyperboreoides G.R.Hasle, L.K.Medlin & E.E.Syvertsen, 1994[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Navicula cryptocephala sensu W. Smith, 1853[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Pseudo-nitzschia subcurvata (G.R.Hasle) G.A.Fryxell, 1993[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Diploneis stroemii Hustedt, 1937[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Chattonella marina var. antiqua (Hada) Demura & Kawachi, 2009 accepted as Chattonella antiqua (Y.Hada) C.Ono, 1980[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Pleurosigma minutum Grunow in Cleve & Möller, 1878[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Thalassiosira minuscula Krasske, 1941[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Campylodiscus innominatus R.Ross & Abdin, 1949[map][WoRMS]
[2019-09-13]Thalassiosira bulbosa Syvertsen in Syvertsen & Hasle, 1984[map][WoRMS]

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