Datasets

153 datasets found

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Wallace and Banks drawers

Drawer-level images of specimens in the Wallace and Banks collections held by the Natural History Museum, London.
Sue Ryder Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Collection specimens

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

Phylogenetic reconstruction of early diverging tapeworms (Order: Caryophyllid...

Tapeworms of the order Caryophyllidea are the earliest diverging ‘true’ tapeworms (Eucestoda). They are typified by a monozoic, i.e. non-proglottised body plan, which is a...
Tomáš Scholz, Andrea Waeschenbach, Mikuláš Oros, Jan Brabec, D Timothy J Littlewood Research License not specified

Laser scanned fossil femur from Sarcosaurus woodii, NHM R3542

Laser scanned fossil femur bone from Sarcosaurus woodii, NHM R3542 Scanned using Faro Edge laser, processed in Geomagic Wrap, full obj file
NHM Imaging and Analysis Collections Creative Commons Non-Commercial (Any)

Laser scanned fossil bones from Sarcosaurus woodii, NHM PVR4840

Laser scanned fossil bones from Sarcosaurus woodii, NHM PVR4840 Scanned using Faro Edge laser, processed in Geomagic Wrap, full obj files
NHM Imaging and Analysis Collections Creative Commons Non-Commercial (Any)

New Solanum from the Pacific

Specimens used in the article describing new Solanum species from the Pacific: MClelland DHR, Nee M, Knapp S (2020) New names and status for Pacific spiny species of Solanum...
Sandra Knapp Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Historical wasp occupancies: model outputs

This dataset contains model output for: Jönsson, G. M., Broad, G. R., Sumner, S. and Isaac, N. J. B. (2020). A century of social wasp occupancy trends from natural history...
Galina M. Jönsson Research Creative Commons Attribution

Georeferenced UK social wasps

This dataset is a subset of DOI: 10.5519/qd.tdi9zagc. This dataset contains all UK common wasp (Vespula vulgaris, Linnaeus 1758), German wasp (Vespula germanica, Fabricius,...
Galina M. Jönsson Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Defra ODA Legumes Project

The Defra ODA Legumes Project comprises the records of all herbarium sheet specimens of Dalbergia and Pterocarpus, and selected specimens from the subtribe Phaseolinae, housed...
Krisztina Lohonya; Robyn Crowther; Elizabeth Devenish; E. Louise Allan et al. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

British and Irish Agromyzidae (Diptera) Collection

The British and Irish Agromyzidae Collection comprises of the records of all pinned agromyzid material at the Natural History Museum, London at the time of project completion...
Robyn Crowther; Elizabeth Devenish; Peter Wing; E. Louise Allan et al. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Papilionoidea New Types Digitisation Project

The Papilionoidea type collection comprises the records of recently acquired (~last 20 years) Papilionoidea type material held within a synoptic collection at the Natural...
Robyn Crowther, E. Louise Allan, Charlotte Barclay and Blanca Huertas. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

iCollections: British and Irish Pyraloidea (Moths) Collection

The Pyraloidea collection comprises the records of all British and Irish material at the Natural History Museum, London at the time of project completion (August 2019). It...
Robyn Crowther; Elizabeth Devenish; Phaedra Kokkini; Nicola Lowndes et al. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Birdwing Butterfly Collection

The Birdwing Butterfly collection comprises the records of all the pinned material of Ornithoptera, Trogonoptera and Troides at the Natural History Museum, London at the time of...
Peter Wing; E. Louise Allan; James Ayre; Charlotte Barclay et al. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Atlas of Living Malaysia

The Atlas of Living Malaysia project comprises the records of pre-selected pinned insect specimens at the Natural History Museum, London. It includes representatives of over...
Robyn Crowther, Phaedra Kokkini, Peter Wing, E. Louise Allan, Charlotte Barclay, Laurence Livermore Collections Creative Commons CCZero

World and European Brassicales Collection

The World and European Brassicales collections comprises the records of all the sheet-mounted material at the Natural History Museum, London at the time of project completion...
Peter Baker; Clare Booth-Downs; Yoke-Shum Broom; Robyn Crowther et al. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Intraspecific variation in harbour porpoise cochleae

Data from paper Intraspecific variation in harbour porpoise ( Phocoena phocoena ) cochleae and its implications for comparative studies across odontocetes. [link to paper will...
Maria Clara Iruzun Martins, Travis Park and Natalie Cooper Research Creative Commons Attribution

Molecular circumscription of new Gyrocotyle species from multiple, deep-sea C...

Chimaeras, or ratfishes, are the only extant group of holocephalan fishes and are the sole host group of gyrocotylidean cestodes, which represent a sister group of the true...
Rodney A Bray, Andrea Waeschenbach, D Timothy J Littlewood, Odd Halvorsen, Peter D Olson Research License not specified

3D laser scan of NHM PV R 9372 Palaeosauropus sp.footprints

3D laser scan of NHM PV R 9372 Palaeosauropus sp.footprints
NHM Imaging and Analysis Research Creative Commons Non-Commercial (Any)

Charophytes of Britain and Ireland

Charophytes, also known as stoneworts, are a group of large, multicelluar green algae that live in a variety of freshwater and brackish habitats. Charophytes play a significant...
Michelle Casanova, Jo Wilbraham Collections Creative Commons CCZero

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

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 CC-BY-4.0

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