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Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Reptilia Collection (Reptilia) [Reptielencollectie van het Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen]
Semal, P. (2020) Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Pisces collection.

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Notes: In this dataset the records without coordinates (or any location identifier) have been filtered out. Those records will not be found in EMODnet Biology, EurOBIS and OBIS. The original datasets with all the records can be accessed in

The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Reptilia collection contains 211 digitised specimens over 24 taxa (mostly species). This dataset only contains the marine species of the collection. The following classes are included: Reptilia Laurenti, 1768.

Biology > Reptiles
Marine/Coastal, Marine reptiles, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, World Oceans, Reptilia

Geographical coverage
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -153,4; MinLat: -55,3167 - MaxLong: 179,3167; MaxLat: 55,3333 [WGS84]
World Oceans [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
19 June 1800 - 6 January 2012

Taxonomic coverage
Reptilia [WoRMS]

Count (in assayed sample) of biological entity specified elsewhere [BODC]
Data collections
Depth (spatial coordinate) relative to water surface in the water body [BODC]
Development stage of biological entity specified elsewhere [BODC]
Gender of biological entity specified elsewhere [BODC]

Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen (IRScNB/KBIN)data creator
Pauwels, Olivier

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Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Data collection
Metadatarecord created: 2018-07-20
Information last updated: 2020-04-30
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