GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility

Free and open access to biodiversity data

Preserved Gymnocrinus richeri specimen from the Echinoderm Collection of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris. Photo (cropped and background expanded) by Marie Hennion, licensed under CC BY 4.0.

The GBIF network

Dozens of countries and organizations working together to make species data findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable.