Latest version published by BioFokus on Jul 26, 2021 BioFokus

BioFokus is a non-profit organization for providing biodiversity survey information on biological diversity to decition makers and the public in Norway. BioFokus contributes to a knowledge-based management of Norwegian nature. BioFokus focuses on field work to secure updated and relevant data on botany, zoology, ecology, and survey for respective areas. A high level of competences are a pre-requisite for quality registration and reporting of biodiversity data. BioFokus employees cover a wide range of species-groups and have broad understanding of ecology in the respective nature types, including forest, cultural landscapes and fresh water.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 544,349 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.


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The publisher and rights holder of this work is BioFokus. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 2e4cc37b-302e-4f1b-bbbb-1f674ff90e14.  BioFokus publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Norway.


Occurrence; Occurrence


Who created the resource:

Terje Blindheim
BioFokus Gaustadalléen 21 0349 Oslo NO 0047 9955 0257

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Terje Blindheim
BioFokus Gaustadalléen 21 0349 Oslo NO 0047 9955 0257

Who filled in the metadata:

Terje Blindheim
BioFokus Gaustadalléen 21 0349 Oslo NO 0047 9955 0257

Who else was associated with the resource:

Metadata Provider
GBIF Norway
GBIF Norway Sars gate 1 0562 Oslo Norway NO

Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [56, 0], North East [72, 35]

Additional Metadata

Purpose BioFokus skal tilrettelegge informasjon om biologisk mangfold for beslutningstakere, samt formidle kunnskap innen fagfeltet bevaringsbiologi.
Alternative Identifiers 2e4cc37b-302e-4f1b-bbbb-1f674ff90e14