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Biological Information System for Marine LifeBiological Information System for Marine Life

Biological Information System for Marine Life
NEWS
2020/03/26
Due to the system maintenance, BISMaL will be intermittently unavailable from March 30 to April 1st, 2020.
Please refrain from updating your dataset(s) during the period.
Sorry for the inconvenience.
2020/03/23
A new dataset has been published on BISMaL.
Species list recorded by baited cameras at deep sea area in Japan
The dataset contains species list focused on demersal fish and scavenging animal recorded by the baited camera.
Please refer to the link for details.
2020/03/05
Occurrence recoreds (1285 records) extracted form the issue of Plankton&BenthosResearch vol. 13(3, 4) and vol. 14(1-4) have been added to the Plankton&BenthosResersh dataset.
2020/03/03
Due to system maintenance, BISMaL will be temporary unavailable from 13:00 to 14:45 on March 10, 2020 (JST). Sorry for the inconvenience.
2019/12/11
A new dataset has been published on BISMaL.
Marine Invertebrata specimen database of Osaka Museum of Natutal History
Please refer to the link for details.
BISMaL data at a glance
Number of registered taxon on BISMaL
Last Updated:2020/03/19
Total number of registered taxon:38,614
taxon with occurrence record(s):13,868
taxon with no occurrence record(s):24,746
Number of occurrences records in kingdom Animalia
Last Updated:2020/03/25
Number of occurrence records:567,230
Last Updated:2019/04/02
Data Map
Total 567,230 records in BISMaL (April 02, 2019).