Azorean Biodiversity Portal


11.479 Species*

68% Terrestrial | 32% Marine

1.925.302 Records

93% Terrestrial | 7% Marine

19.483 Images

90% Terrestrial | 10% Marine

* includes subspecies
Photo: Azores Bullfinch
© Paulo A.V. Borges (Azorean Biodiversity Group, CITA-A)

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New Azorean endemic Chaffinch species

New Azorean endemic Chaffinch species

Phylogenetic tree of the evolution of chaffinches (Recuerda et al 2021).© by Carlos RibeiroIn celebration of the World Wildlife Day, the ABP announces that the International Ornithological Committee (IOC) will recognize the split of Chaffinch into five different...

Island Biogeography and Macroecology (Second Edition – 2023)

Island Biogeography and Macroecology (Second Edition – 2023)

Important Information • Lecturer(s) or Responsable(s): Paulo A. V. Borges & Rosalina Gabriel (Prof. Univ Azores, IBBC- Azorean Biodiversity Group, cE3c)• Department Responsible: Azorean Biodiversity Group - ABG (cE3c)• Date: July 17th to July 28th, 2023• Deadline...

Explore these endemic species of the Azores…

Cedrorum azoricus caveirensis Borges & Serrano, 1993

Ground beetle

Lactuca watsoniana Trel.

Stenocaecilius caboverdensis (Meinander, 1966)