We aim to understand and preserve life and biodiversity and to look for societal and economic applications.
Change is the overall factor in our studies in Dynamic Biodiversity. We study patterns in species occurrence and diversity in space and ...
Evolution of species interdependencies
We want to understand co-evolved interactions between species and the importance of these for maintaining biodiversity.
We use 'key innovations' to increase knowledge about the most eye-catching aspect of biodiversity: the endless variety of size and shape in ...
Our systematic research aims to understand the evolutionary history of life on earth and its relationship to abiotic nature.
Both society and the economy benefit from our biodiversity research. It contributes to our health, our safety, and a sustainable world.
We develop informatics-oriented research projects and computational research methodologies.
Nature of the Netherlands
We want to make a significant contribution to the knowledge of and appreciation for nature in the Netherlands.
Flora of the Netherlands
We provide identifications of Dutch vascular plants for both the layman and professional organizations.
Naturalis Biodiversity Center publishes various scientific journals and book series, focusing on different aspects of zoology, geology, and botany.