Fish Atlas for Germany and Austria - Digitaler Fischartenatlas von D und A

The Fish Atlas for Germany and Austria - Digitaler Fishartenatlas von Deutschland und Oesterreich is an initiative of the Gesellschaft fuer Ichtyologie e.V. (GFI). Data were collected from literature survey, species inventories of the federal states, extracts from state fishdatabases and distribution maps from Steinmann and Bless (2004) for species listed in Annex II of the Habitat Directive. Separate distribution maps are available for Germany, the North and Baltic Sea and for Austria. More information can be found on

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BFE_11 (

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Last Updated 23 June 2017, 16:48 (Europe/Berlin)
Created 23 June 2017, 16:48 (Europe/Berlin)
Access constraints internal
Contact email
Dataset language ger
Dataset reference date 2011-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid BFE_11
Licence no conditions apply
Metadata date 2012-03-22
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Responsible party Hochschule Bremen - University of Applied Sciences, Faculty 5/ISTAB
Responsible party role Principal Investigator
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1800-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2011-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota