Dataset update May, 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 364,730 specimen records online. Below is a summary of the changes. Go ahead and explore!

Taxonomic group Number of new records
Total 594
with specimen photos 24
Arthropods 577
Molluscs 1
Flowering plants 1
Land mammals 4
Crustaceans 9
Bony fishes 3
Cartilaginous fishes 1
Reptiles 1
Echinoderms 1
Ringed worms 4

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