Dataset update June, 2023

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 377,835 specimen records online. Below is a summary of the changes. Go ahead and explore!

Taxonomic group Number of new records
Total 6444
Mosses 3867
Flowering plants 557
Liverworts 439
Birds 300
Land mammals 105
Arthropods 98
Crustaceans 44
Fungi 39
Ferns 31
Gymnosperms 26
Marine mammals 8
Amphibians 8
Clubmosses 4
Echinoderms 3
Cnidarians 1
Round worms 1

The next update of the dataset will be in circa 3 months.