National Taiwan Museum

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This dataset from National Taiwan Museum includes 1,470 digitized specimens from the Museum’s collection of Taiwanese fish species, mainly freshwater fishes. Specimens were collected from 1984 to 2007. The largest group is Perciformes. There are also Scorpaeniformes, Cypriniformes, Anguilliformes, Pleuronectiformes, etc. The digitization work is funded by Taiwan e-Learning and Digital Archives Program (TELDAP).

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 1,470 records.

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: ca22abc0-98a1-11de-b4da-b8a03c50a862.  TELDAP publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Taiwan Biodiversity Information Facility.


Occurrence; Specimen


Jun-Tsong (俊聰) Lin (林)
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
National Taiwan Museum
No. 2, Xiangyang Road
Kun-Chi Lai

Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [20.77, 119.02], North East [26.3, 123.55]

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers ca22abc0-98a1-11de-b4da-b8a03c50a862