Datasets

147 datasets found

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Supplementary Material: Predictability of intraspecific size variation in ext...

Planktonic foraminifera (PF) size varies greatly both among and within species. This variation affects our understanding of PF ecology and evolution as well as reconstructions...
Marina Costa Rillo, C. Giles Miller, Michal Kucera, Thomas H. G. Ezard Research Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike

Supplementary Material: Surface Sediment Samples From Early Age of Seafloor E...

Ocean-floor sediment samples collected up to 150 years ago represent an important historical archive to benchmark global changes in the seafloor environment, such as species'...
Marina Costa Rillo, Michal Kucera, Thomas H. G. Ezard, C. Giles Miller Research Creative Commons Attribution

Baleen stable isotope data

This dataset contains d13C and d15N stable isotope data from northern hemisphere rorqual whale (Balaenoptera) baleen taken from our collections. This includes data from the...
Clive N Trueman; Andrew L Jackson; Katharyn S Chadwick; Ellen J Coombs et al. Research Creative Commons Attribution

Global maps of Biodiversity Intactness Index (Sanchez-Ortiz et al., 2019 - bi...

Global maps of biodiversity intactness for the year 2005 (Abundance-based BII and Richness-based BII). These high-resolution rasters were used to plot Figure 1 in "Land-use and...
Katia Sanchez-Ortiz; Ricardo E. Gonzalez; Adriana De Palma; Tim Newbold et al. Research License not specified

Artefacts

Cultural and historical artefacts from The Natural History Museum
Natural History Museum Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Index Lot collection

Index Lot records from the Natural History Museum's collection
Natural History Museum Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Platypleurini phylogeny

Data Supporting: Out of Africa? A dated molecular phylogeny of the cicada tribe Platypleurini Schmidt (Hemiptera: Cicadidae), with a focus on African genera and the genus...
Benjamin W. Price, David C. Marshall, Nigel P. Barker, Chris Simon, Martin H. Villet Research Creative Commons CCZero

Lyell Collection - List of specimens

Lyell Collection with identifications and specimen numbers
Consuelo Sendino Collections Creative Commons Attribution

The Charles Lyell fossil collection at the Natural History Museum

Sir Charles Lyell (1797-1875) is one of the most important geologists of all time and was the pioneer of the principle of uniformitarianism. He was able to see that the present...
Consuelo Sendino Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Darwin's Fossil Mammals

3D scans of fossil mammal specimens collected by Charles Darwin on the Voyage of the Beagle. The initial upload will be of all surviving specimens of Toxodon and Megatherium...
Pip Brewer, Kate Burton, Adrian Lister Collections Creative Commons Non-Commercial (Any)

References that cite the John Williams Index of Palaeopalynology

This document is a compilation of publications that cite the use of the John Williams Index of Palaeopalynology which is based in Micropalaeontology, Earth Sciences.
Steve Stukins Collections License not specified

Lyell Collection - Types and figured and cited specimens

Types and cited specimens included in the Fossil Lyell Collection (group; type status; identification; and reference).
Consuelo Sendino Collections Creative Commons Attribution

The Fossil Historical Collections

There are three historical collections in the Palaeontology which have great importance for the history of the NHM. These are the Sloane, König and Pennant Collections. Over 100...
Consuelo Sendino Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Deepak_Xylophis

Alignments of DNA sequence data used in phylogenetic analysis
V. Deepak, S. Ruane, D.J. Gower Research License not specified

Lincolnshire Plants: Past and Future

This is a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) supported project of three years duration in collaboration with the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust (LWT), Sir Joseph Banks Society (SJBS), the...
Kath Castillo, Fred Rumsey, Debra Turner Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Phthiraptera collection

The Phthiraptera collection comprises the records of all the slide-mounted parasitic lice material at the Natural History Museum, London. It includes the main collection and the...
Olha Shchedrina, E. Louise Allan, Paul Brown, Laurence Livermore, Vincent S. Smith Collections Creative Commons CCZero

3D Cetacean Scanning

3D scans of ten Cetacean skulls collected between 1873 and 2007. The dataset contains both baleen and toothed whales including Physeter macrocephalus (a sperm whale) the largest...
Richard Sabin, Kate Burton, Natalie Cooper, Anjali Goswami Collections Creative Commons Non-Commercial (Any)

Al Sabouni et al Reproducibility

The data required to run the analyses in Al Sabouni et al "Reproducibility of species recognition in modern planktonic foraminifera and its implications for measures of...
Isabel Fenton Research Open Data Commons Attribution License

Data from 'Acosta-Galvis et al. 2018 - Zootaxa'

Among New World direct-developing frogs belonging to the clade Brachycephaloidea (= Terraranae), there are several genera with uncertain phylogenetic placements. One notable...
Andrés R. Acosta-Galvis, Jeffrey W. Streicher, Luigi Manuelli, Travis Cuddy, Rafael O. de Sá Research Creative Commons Attribution

Data from 'Meik et al. 2018 - Journal of Natural History'

We describe two diminutive species of rattlesnakes (Genus Crotalus) from small nearshore islands off the coast of Baja California in the western Gulf of California, Mexico. In...
Jesse M. Meik, Sarah Schaack, Oscar Flores-Villela, Jeffrey W. Streicher Research Creative Commons Attribution

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