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Learn more about the number of species covered by data in GBIF.org.
New call for data mobilization and portal support in Asia
13 November 2017
Assessing endemicity of Japanese fungi
20 November 2017
GBIF Content Mobilization Priorities 2017
Current priorities for guiding investment and effort to digitize and mobilize biodiversity data
Tanya Abrahamse elected chair of GBIF Governing Board
16 October 2017
The GBIF network
Dozens of countries and organizations working together to make species data findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable.
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A data paper is a peer reviewed document describing a dataset, published in a peer reviewed journal.
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Introduction to sampling-event data
What is sampling-event data and why is it important?