Dataset update January, 2022

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 360,090 specimen records online. Below is a summary of the changes. Go ahead and explore!

Taxonomic group Number of new records
Total 2823
with specimen photos 51
Arthropods 2271
Molluscs 267
Marine mammals 8
Land mammals 119
Birds 97
Crustaceans 24
Bony fishes 4
Reptiles 47
Echinoderms 1
Ringed worms 2
Amphibians 7

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