Dataset update November, 2021

The natural history collection dataset of the Natural History Museum Rotterdam on GBIF and available through this portal has been updated with newly acquired specimens and newly digitized specimens from the established collection. There are now 356,425 specimen records online. Below is a summary of the changes. Go ahead and explore!

Taxonomic group Number of new records
Total 1779
with specimen photos 243
Arthropods 1334
Molluscs 350
Marine mammals 23
Birds 18
Land mammals 34
Crustaceans 38
Bony fishes 5
Cartilaginous fishes 3
Echinoderms 9
Ringed worms 3

The next update of the dataset will be in circa 1 month.