Non-indigenous (NIS) and cryptogenic species in European regional seas and adjacent areas

The dataset includes 3305 georeferenced points/records. The data records were gathered using three types: digitatalization, exact occurences and expert judgement. The georeferenced data was extracted from the scientific publications and specialized databases (AquaNIS, ICES and Google scholar).

Metadata Access
Publisher Blue-Cloud Data Discovery & Access service; EurOBIS - EMODnet Biology
Contributor Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ); Klaipeda University; Marine research institute
Publication Year 2024
OpenAccess true
Contact blue-cloud-support(at)
Discipline Marine Science
Spatial Coverage (-18.083W, 53.447S, 29.750E, 65.757N)
Temporal Coverage Begin 1801-01-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2016-01-01T00:00:00Z