Occurrence records

70,085,402

records in total.

We estimate the number of potential duplicate records to be 6,759,952.

5881 Data sets

Most recently added dataset is:

Basis of records

147 Collections

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Records by date
National Species Lists
Accepted names195,424
Synonyms146,974
Species names152,080
Species with records111,566
477 Spatial layers
Contextual layers133
Environmental/grided layers344
Terrestrial layers417
Marine layers36

Records by state and territory
Identify Life

Identification keys: 532

Most recorded species
70.09M Type specimens
Holotypes50,813
Lectotypes3,954
Neotypes490
Isotypes25,923
Types with images800,850

DNA barcode data
Records606,922
Species37,557
Countries220
Institutions790
Biodiversity heritage library
Pages 39.18M
Volumes106,715
Titles56,175
Specimen labels transcribed395,536
Fieldnotes pages transcribed55,527
Volunteers2,082
Expeditions active3
Expeditions completed696
Total expeditions1,100
Conservation status
Status# species
Endangered 2,548
Near Threatened 5,107
Least Concern/Unknown 358
Listed under FFG Act 315
Extinct 158
Parent Species (Unofficial) 0
Records by life form

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Records and species by decade
Occurrence tree
Occurrence downloads by reason
Other scientific research 843,030 events 1.92B records
Ecological research 235,527 events 2.26B records
Scientific research 115,846 events 2.66B records
Education 9,180 events 947.20M records
Environmental assessment 5,450 events 260.77M records
Conservation management/planning 5,221 events 545.60M records
Citizen science 3,444 events 64.98M records
Systematic research/taxonomy 3,336 events 79.33M records
Biosecurity management/planning 1,450 events 327.07M records
Collection management 1,030 events 189.63M records
Restoration/remediation 143 events 856,669 records
Other 49,592 events 2.03B records
TOTAL 1.27M events 11.29B records

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Occurrence downloads by source
Species images   52,278
Taxa with images65,338
Species with images52,278
Subspecies with images2,982
Taxa with images from
DigiVol
3,625
Taxa with images from
citizen science
24,498
Total number of images