RECOLNAT_MNHN_IC - The fishes collection

MNHN - Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle
Paris - Île-de-France - France

Data of all fish cataloged in the collection of the Museum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), including dry specimens, otolith and tissus sample. The catalog also includes also the french type-specimens from the Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Lyon, the Muséum d'histoire naturelle de La Rochelle, the Musée océanographique de Monaco, the Musée zoologique de Strasbourg and the Université Claude Bernard Lyon I. GICIM was originally created in 1982 (J.DAGET and J.-C. HUREAU). Data shared with speciesLink includes all specimens collected in South America.

Online since: 02/06/2020
Last update: 17/05/2023

Number of records

Total: 14,315
Online: 14,321
Georeferenced: 5,185
(by municipality: 0)
With images: 1,298

Conditions for using the data

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How to cite

MNHN - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle (2020). The fishes collection (IC) of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (MNHN - Paris)


Marc Pignal