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Natural History Museum Rotterdam (NL) - Chordata collection

Latest version published by Natural History Museum Rotterdam on Jul 3, 2017 Natural History Museum Rotterdam

Collection Chordata of the Natural History Museum Rotterdam. Amphibians: Mostly specimens from Europe, Asia Minor and the Middle East. Reptiles: Mostly European species, with some material from Asia Minor and the Middle East. Birds: Mounted specimens, study skins, skeletons and eggs, mainly from European species, some Indonesian material; skeletal material of gulls and waders. Cartilaginous Fish: European species, mostly from the North Sea. Bony Fish: Mainly European species, mostly from the North Sea and Western Atlantic. Mammals (fossil) : Representative collection of mostly Pliocene, Miocene and Pleistocene material from the Netherlands and the bottom of the North Sea. Rich in marine mammals. Mammals (recent): Study skins, mounts and skeletal material of Western Palearctic species, and some material from elsewhere (Indonesia).

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 23,980 records. 1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    23980
  • MeasurementOrFact 
    23980

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

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Data as a DwC-A file download 23,980 records in English (1 MB) - Update frequency: daily
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Versions

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Rights

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is Natural History Museum Rotterdam. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 7a28b1b1-9d4c-4aeb-b239-38865417b5ea.  Natural History Museum Rotterdam publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

chordata; Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Henry van der Es
Collection Manager
Natural History Museum Rotterdam Westzeedijk 345 NL-3015 AA Rotterdam NL +31-(0)10-4364222

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Henry van der Es
Collection Manager
Natural History Museum Rotterdam Westzeedijk 345 NL-3015 AA Rotterdam NL +31-(0)10-4364222

Who filled in the metadata:

Henry van der Es
Collection Manager
Natural History Museum Rotterdam Westzeedijk 345 NL-3015 AA Rotterdam NL +31-(0)10-4364222

Who else was associated with the resource:

Publisher
Cees H.J. Hof
Node Manager
NLBIF P.O. Box 93102 NL-1090BC Amsterdam NL +31 20 5255496
http://www.nlbif.nl

Geographic Coverage

Global

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Chordata

Phylum  chordata (chordate)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1731-01-01 / 2013-04-23

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 7a28b1b1-9d4c-4aeb-b239-38865417b5ea
http://ipt.nlbif.nl/ipt/resource?r=nmr-chordata