Using the OBIS Mapper application


Watch our quick demo on using the OBIS Mapper:

OBIS Mapper

Downloading occurrence data

Step by step:

  1. Go to the OBIS Mapper application at
  2. Click Click to search & browse taxa in the Data Search panel on the left
  3. Enter a taxon name in the search box and select the taxon in the results list
  4. Close the Taxa Search panel
  5. Switch between gridded data and point data using the Layers control in the upper right hand corner
  6. Select Show results in the Data search panel
  7. Navigate to the Download tab
  8. Select Summary for gridded data or Points for individual occurrences
  9. Choose a file format to download the data