Occurrence records

55,754,775

records in total.

We estimate the number of potential duplicate records to be 6,982,139.

906 Data sets

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Basis of records

147 Collections

Click on a Collection for details:

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
143,814 Type specimens
Holotypes27,050
Lectotypes805
Neotypes163
Isotypes16
Types with images7,283

DNA barcode data
Records606,922
Species37,557
Countries220
Institutions790
Biodiversity heritage library
Pages 39.18M
Volumes106,715
Titles56,175
Specimen labels transcribed153,783
Fieldnotes pages transcribed31,197
Volunteers1,018
Expeditions active12
Expeditions completed251
Total expeditions354
Conservation status
Status# species
Endangered 3,800
Near Threatened 5,646
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 126,645 events 1.59B records
Scientific research 79,409 events 1.49B records
Conservation management/planning 5,221 events 545.60M records
Education 3,851 events 479.53M records
Environmental impact, site assessment 2,491 events 118.51M records
Systematic research 1,580 events 57.31M records
Collection management 565 events 20.61M records
Other scientific research 467 events 53.66M records
Biosecurity management, planning 432 events 314.69M records
Other 43,572 events 1.36B records
TOTAL 264,233 events 6.04B records

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Species images   45,701
Taxa with images57,215
Species with images45,701
Subspecies with images2,505
Taxa with images from
DigiVol
2,934
Taxa with images from
citizen science
16,631
Total number of images751,873