This dataset collates species occurrences from North East of India and neighboring regions. The occurrence records collated in the dataset are distributed across eleven provinces of India, viz. Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. This region falls within the Himalayan mountain ranges, and spans an area of 234567 sq. km. The region is bordering with Bangladesh to the south, Bhutan to the west, Myanmar to the east and with China to its north. Minimal and maximum elevations are 2000 meters and 8000 meters above the sea level.