Latest version published by Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) on Sep 4, 2017 Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF)

Observation portal for voluntary observers. Administration of observations in all species groups. Users can only see their own data. Users permit user of their data by the Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF).

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Positive observations without zeros.

NDFF protocol 100.000


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 05833931-6559-47e5-97c1-a2242bc0f3b0.  Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility.




Who created the resource:

Dries Oomen

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Dries Oomen

Who filled in the metadata:

Dries Oomen

Who else was associated with the resource:

Henk de Vries
Node manager NLBIF
NLBIF (Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility) P.O.Box 9517 2300 RA Leiden NL

Geographic Coverage

The Netherlands

Bounding Coordinates South West [50.736, 3.318], North East [53.521, 7.207]

Taxonomic Coverage

102.744 records

Class  Amphibia (amphibian)

2.992.454 records

Order  Lepidoptera (butterflies)

3.194 records

Class  Arthropoda (arthropods)

10.349 records

Order  Coleoptera (beetles)

309.177 records

Order  Odonata (dragonflies)

355.706 records

Superfamily  Macrolepidoptera (larger butterflies and moths)

26.573 records

Superfamily  Microlepidoptera (micromoths)

29.572 records

Order  Orthoptera (grasshoppers & crickets)

3.442 records

Order  Diptera (flies)

4.774 records

Order  Hymenoptera (wasps, bees and ants)


Order  Peltigerales (lichen-forming fungi)

17.798 records

Phylum  Bryophyta (mosses)

34.908 records

Class  Reptilia (reptiles)

26.327 records

Kingdom  Funghi (fungus)

271.365 records

Phylum  Tracheophyta (vascular plants)

47.161 records

Unranked  pisces (fish)

309.698 records

Class  Aves (birds)

1.360 records

Phylum  Mollusca (molluscs)

63 records

Family  Characeae (charales)

108.705 records

Class  Mammalia (mammals)

27.637 records

Order  Chiroptera (bats)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1700-01-01 / 2017-05-30

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers