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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.
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Sue Ryder Collections Creative Commons Attribution

Collection specimens

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

Supplementary Material: Intraspecific size variation in planktonic foraminife...

Global studies on the size structure of plankton communities have so far mostly focused on assemblages. Few studies have quantified how organism size varies within species...
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Marina Costa Rillo, C. Giles Miller, Michal Kucera, Thomas H. G. Ezard Research Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike

Linnaeus's Butterfly Type Specimens

Introduction This image database is intended primarily for taxonomists and other researchers, but the historical importance of the specimens portrayed is such that we hope they...
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Martin R. Honey, Malcolm J. Scoble Research Creative Commons Attribution

VFactor Beetle Drawer Scans

Drawer scans of beetles from the Natural History Museums (NHM) collections. These scans were made by volunteers at the NHM as part of the VFactor program. This data is being...
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Josh Humphries Collections Creative Commons CCZero

The Art of 3D Insects

A collaboration between Adobe and the Natural History Museum, London. Adobe has partnered with the Museum to create a custom curated collection of 20 3D insect assets inspired...
Jennifer Pullar Public Engagement Creative Commons CCZero

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

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'...
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Marina Costa Rillo, Michal Kucera, Thomas H. G. Ezard, C. Giles Miller Research Creative Commons Attribution

Artefacts

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

Index Lot collection

Index Lot records from the Natural History Museum's collection
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Natural History Museum 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)

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)

Xenophyophores

Xenophyophores, giant foraminifera, are distinctive members of the deep-sea megafauna that accumulate large masses of waste material (‘stercomare’) within their agglutinated...
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Andrew Gooday, Dan Sykes, Adrian Glover Collections License not specified

Conodont collection database

The database provides information on discrete sub-collections within the conodont collection housed at the Natural History Museum, London. It includes generic, specific and...
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The Natural History Museum, London Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Moth Ultraviolet Reflectance Survey

The moth ultraviolet (UV) reflectance survey dataset is constituted of images showing the portion above 360 nm of the UVA reflection of specimens belonging to 176 moth species....
Elisa Cane, Jonathan Laventhol, Sophie Ledger Collections Creative Commons CCZero

Collection specimens

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

Pushing the limits – two new species of Pteromalus (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea...

Two new species, Pteromalus briani sp. n. and P. janstai sp. n., with unusual characters are described from the Central Plateau and the Alps in Switzerland, respectively. P....
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Hannes Baur Research CC-BY-SA-4.0

Biodiversity Heritage Library

Natural History Museum biodiversity literature published to the Biodiversity Heritage Library.
Natural History Museum License not specified

A bibliography for the taxonomy of extant and extinct Scleractinia

The bibliography includes works concerning the nomenclature and taxonomy of Scleractinia, in particular those containing acts of nomenclature. The list is compiled as part of...
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Danwei Huang, Ann F. Budd and Kenneth G. Johnson Research CC0-1.0

Notes From Nature

Contributor statistics from the Museum's Notes From Nature Ornithological project, transcribing bird register information from 1837 to 1990.
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Tim Conyers CC-BY-4.0

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