Find Data

Find Antarctic and Southern Ocean biodiversity data.

The SCAR Antarctic biodiversity Portal has a number of portals dedicated to specific types of data and information on Antarctic and Southern Ocean Biodiversity.

Data portal

Search for datasets and occurrences


Register of Antarctic (marine) Species taxonomic backbone

Microbial data

Polar 'Omics Links to Antarctic, Arctic and Alpine Research

Biogeographic Atlas of Southern Ocean

Census of Antarctic Marine Life
SCAR Marine Biodiversity Information Network

SCAR Southern Ocean Diet and Energetics Database

Data related to diet and energy flow from conventional (e.g. gut content) and modern (e.g. molecular) studies, stable isotopes, fatty acids, and energetic content

Identification keys

A list of useful identification keys and taxonomic resources for Southern Ocean taxa