Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Naturalis’ fieldwork on Sint Eustatius

Photos: Jeroen van der Brugge and Berry van der Hoorn

State of affairs

9.222 Species occurring in Dutch Caribbean, of which
5.107marine
4.212terrestrial/freshwater/brackish water
527introduced species
  • Species per island
    2.360Aruba
    2.646(Klein) Bonaire
    4.732(Klein) Curaçao
    2.106Saba
    839Saba Bank
    2.846St. Eustatius
    2.339St. Maarten
  • 1.231 (Sub)species with photos
  • 5.086 Photos
  • 880 Dutch names
  • 5.623 English names
  • 2.575 Papiamento names
  • 75 Identification specialists
  • 62 Photographers
  • 1.385 Literature references

Recently added picture

Prayola
      Prayola
  • Author Larry Morin
  • Picture date 11 February 2019
  • Validator Gill Mapstone
  • Location Bonaire