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Diversity in the Dutch Caribbean

Michiel Oversteegen and Gerard van Buurt and Marion Haarsma

State of affairs

9.336 Species occurring in Dutch Caribbean, of which
5.212 marine
4.249 terrestrial/freshwater/brackish water
532 introduced species
  • Islands
    Species per island
    2.366 Aruba
    2.666 (Klein) Bonaire
    4.948 (Klein) Curaçao
    2.108 Saba
    839 Saba Bank
    2.869 St. Eustatius
    2.346 St. Maarten
  • Dutch names
    880 Dutch names
  • English names
    5.630 English names
  • Papiamento names
    2.575 Papiamento names
  • Literature references
    1.402 Literature references
  • Photographers
    65 Photographers
  • (Sub)species with photos
    1.264 (Sub)species with photos
  • Photos
    5.399 Photos
  • Identification specialists
    79 Identification specialists

Recently added picture

Anous minutus
Anous minutus Witkapnoddy
  • Photographer Michiel Oversteegen
  • Picture date 1 October 2020
  • Validator admin admin
  • Location California lighthouse, Aruba