Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Marine research by Naturalis and partners

Photos: Jaaziel Garcia-Hernandez and Simone Montano

State of affairs

9.335 Species occurring in Dutch Caribbean, of which
5.197marine
4.235terrestrial/freshwater/brackish water
532introduced species
  • Species per island
    2.365Aruba
    2.665(Klein) Bonaire
    4.949(Klein) Curaçao
    2.108Saba
    839Saba Bank
    2.869St. Eustatius
    2.346St. Maarten
  • 1.244 (Sub)species with photos
  • 5.261 Photos
  • 880 Dutch names
  • 5.628 English names
  • 2.575 Papiamento names
  • 77 Identification specialists
  • 63 Photographers
  • 1.394 Literature references

Recently added picture

Tigrigobius dilepis
      Tigrigobius dilepis
  • Author Larry Morin
  • Picture date 4 June 2013
  • Validator Floris Bennema
  • Location Bonaire