Datasets

80 datasets found

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Specimen records from the Natural History Museum's collection
Natural History Museum Collections Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Mark My Bird

The Mark My Bird dataset comprises 3D scans of bird bills from the ornithology collection of the Natural History Museum, London. Mark My Bird is part of a European Research...
Gavin H. Thomas (University of Sheffield & Natural History Museum, London); Jen A. Bright (University of South Florida); Chris R. Cooney (University of Sheffield) et al. Research Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

Henry Buckley Collection of Planktonic Foraminifera

The Henry Buckley Collection of Planktonic Foraminifera at the Natural History Museum in London (NHMUK) consists of 1,665 single-taxon slides housing almost 24,000 individuals...
Marina Costa Rillo Research Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 4.0

Exploring the shell-based taxonomy of the Sri Lankan land snail Corilla H. an...

Dataset: four concatenated alignment (including indels) of three mitochondrial genes (CO1, ND1 and 16S rRNA) for the Sri Lankan land snail Corilla (Pulmonata: Corillidae). All...
Raheem, D.C., Breugelmans, K., Wade, C.M., Naggs, F.C., and Backeljau, T. Research License Not Specified

Coral reef imagery by Eileen Graham of Jamaica in the 1960s Popular

This is a collection of 1481 images that were made by Eileen Graham between 1966 and 1968 showing coral reefs from the northern coast of Jamaica. Most of the image were made of...
Kenneth Johnson Library and archives Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

Robin Whatley's type and figured ostracods at the NHM

This is a list of papers on ostracods authored by Prof. Robin Whatley that contain reference to specimens housed at the Natural History Museum. The list was compiled as...
Giles Miller Collections Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 4.0

Metrosideros-feeding psyllids of the Hawaiian Islands

Abstract of publication: The Hawaiian psyllids (Psylloidea, Triozidae) feeding on Metrosideros (Myrtaceae) constitute a remarkable radiation of more than 35 species. This...
Diana Percy Research Open Data Commons Attribution License 1.0

The 2016 release of the PREDICTS database

A dataset of 3,250,404 measurements, collated from 26,114 sampling locations in 94 countries and representing 47,044 species. The data were collated from 480 existing spatial...
Lawrence N Hudson; Tim Newbold; Sara Contu; Samantha L L Hill et al. Research Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

Former British Petroleum microfossil database

The database represents the microfossil well-run collection resulting from British Petroleum's exploration activities since the 1950s. It holds details of material from over...
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Duxbury collection database

Access high quality colour images and original plates from the Duxbury collection, a catalogue of Cretaceous dinoflagellate cyst specimens. The database includes the original...
Susanne Feist-Burkhardt, Andrew S.Henderson and Iona McLachlan Collections License Not Specified

iCollections

The iCollections dataset comprises the records of all the British and Irish butterfly specimens in the entomological collections of the Natural History Museum, London....
Gordon L J Paterson; Sara Albuquerque; Vladimir Blagoderov; Steve Brooks et al. Collections Creative Commons CC0 1.0

NHM Interactions Bank

A combined ecological interactions dataset from various projects at the Natural History Museum, London. The data is aggregated from a number of individual projects hosted in the...
Ed Baker; Ian J. Kitching; George W. Beccaloni; Amoret Whitaker; Steen Dupont; Vincent S. Smith Research Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 4.0

Former Aberystwyth microfossil collection

A catalogue of information about discrete collections within the Former Aberystwyth University Micropalaeontology Collection, now housed the Natural History Museum. The...
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Duxbury collection

Access high quality colour images and original plates from the Duxbury collection, a catalogue of Cretaceous dinoflagellate cyst specimens. The database includes the original...
Natural History Museum Collections License Not Specified

The former British Petroleum microfossil collection

The database represents the microfossil well-run collection resulting from British Petroleum's exploration activities since the 1950s. It holds details of material from over...
Natural History Museum Collections License Not Specified

First Fleet artwork collection

On 13 May 1787 eleven ships, now commonly referred to as the First Fleet, set sail from Portsmouth to establish a colony in New South Wales, Australia. They reached their...
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Hermann Herbarium

The collection of dried plants and drawings made in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) for Paul Hermann in the 1670s possesses a special importance in being one of the first major collections...
Charlie Jarvis Collections License Not Specified

Fossil and recent ostracod collections

A dataset of fossil and recent ostracods
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Sloane Herbarium

The Sloane Herbarium contains volumes 1-7 of plant specimens collected on Sloane's voyage to Jamaica (1687-1689). During his voyage to Jamaica, Sir Hans Sloane collected the...
Charlie Jarvis Collections License Not Specified

Clifford Herbarium

The herbarium contains over 3,000 specimens collected by George Clifford (1685-1760), a wealthy Anglo-Dutch merchant. The Herbarium includes plants that were newly cultivated...
Charlie Jarvis Collections License Not Specified

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