Datasets

147 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

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

Convergent evolution in toothed whale cochleae

Data from the paper Convergent evolution in toothed whale cochleae. link to paper. Travis Park, Bastien Mennecart, Loïc Costeur, Camille Grohé & Natalie Cooper. 2019....
Travis Park, Bastien Mennecart, Loïc Costeur, Camille Grohé, Natalie Cooper Research Creative Commons Attribution

The NHM Fossil Porifera Collection

The sponge fossil record extends to 635 million years ago, and is considered the oldest multicellular animals to inhabit the Earth. The importance of these animals is their...
Consuelo Sendino Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Psylloidea Slide Collection

The Psylloidea slide collection comprises the records of all the slide-mounted psyllid material at the Natural History Museum, London at the time of project completion...
Robyn Crowther; Elizabeth Devenish; Phaedra Kokkini; Nicola Lowndes et al. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Aleyrodoidea Slide Collection

The Aleyrodoidea slide collection comprises the records of all the slide-mounted whitefly material at the Natural History Museum, London at the time of project completion...
Robyn Crowther; Elizabeth Devenish; Nicola Lowndes; Peter Wing et al. Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Cooper Collection

The Cooper collection comprises the records of all material from the Martin Cooper acquisition (BMNH-ENT-2018-128) at the Natural History Museum, London at the time of project...
Phaedra Kokkini; Nicola Lowndes; E. Louise Allan; Charlotte Barclay et al. Corporate Creative Commons CCZero

UK Georeferenced Master Sites iCollections Project

This Natural History Museums (NHM) digitisation project has produced 7217 georeferenced master sites representing the collection localities for approx., 500,000 NHM Lepitoptera...
Penn, M.G., Duffel, L., McLaughlin, C. & Martin, G Collections Creative Commons Attribution

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