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

8.133 Species occurring in Dutch Caribbean, of which
4.524marine
3.732terrestrial/freshwater/brackish water
499introduced species
  • Species per island
    2.077Aruba
    2.370(Klein) Bonaire
    4.027(Klein) Curaçao
    1.939Saba
    830Saba Bank
    2.598St. Eustatius
    2.283St. Maarten
  • 1.079 (Sub)species with photos
  • 3.866 Photos
  • 759 Dutch names
  • 5.337 English names
  • 2.388 Papiamento names
  • 50 Identification specialists
  • 38 Photographers
  • 1.203 Literature references

Recently added picture

Spartocera
      Spartocera
  • Author Martijn Terpstra
  • Picture date 27 October 2013
  • Validator H. Brailovsky
  • Location Mount Scenery Trail, Saba