Occurrence records

56,582,757

records in total.

We estimate the number of potential duplicate records to be 6,914,313.

951 Data sets

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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
455 Spatial layers
Contextual layers115
Environmental/grided layers340
Terrestrial layers397
Marine layers36

Records by state and territory
Identify Life

Identification keys: 532

Most recorded species
154,479 Type specimens
Holotypes29,896
Lectotypes1,215
Neotypes185
Isotypes2,188
Types with images3,245

DNA barcode data
Records606,922
Species37,557
Countries220
Institutions790
Biodiversity heritage library
Pages 39.18M
Volumes106,715
Titles56,175
Specimen labels transcribed155,288
Fieldnotes pages transcribed32,596
Volunteers1,054
Expeditions active12
Expeditions completed260
Total expeditions363
Conservation status
Status# species
Endangered 3,803
Near Threatened 5,648
Least Concern/Unknown 480
Listed under FFG Act 11
Extinct 194
Parent Species (Unofficial) 0
Records by life form

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Records and species by decade
Occurrence tree
Occurrence downloads by reason
Ecological research 137,617 events 1.63B records
Scientific research 80,434 events 1.51B records
Conservation management/planning 5,221 events 545.60M records
Education 4,070 events 486.48M records
Environmental impact, site assessment 2,611 events 125.33M records
Systematic research 1,619 events 60.19M records
Collection management 571 events 20.65M records
Other scientific research 518 events 55.03M records
Biosecurity management, planning 444 events 314.73M records
Other 43,801 events 1.37B records
TOTAL 276,906 events 6.12B records

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Species images   43,357
Taxa with images54,755
Species with images43,357
Subspecies with images2,068
Taxa with images from
DigiVol
2,918
Taxa with images from
citizen science
17,090
Total number of images773,099