GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility

Free and open access to biodiversity data

Miconia cubatanensis Hoehne collected in Salto Morato, Paraná, Brazil by R. R. Voltz. Photo via The New York Botanical Garden (CC BY 4.0)

What is GBIF?

GBIF—the Global Biodiversity Information Facility—is an international network and data infrastructure funded by the world's governments and aimed at providing anyone, anywhere, open access to data about all types of life on Earth.

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