« The National Inventory of Natural Heritage (INPN) is the gateway to the state and conservation of biodiversity and geodiversity in France, metropolitan France and overseas. It publishes knowledge on animal, plant and fungi species, natural environments, protected areas and geological heritage. All this reference data, validated by networks of experts, is available to all, professionals, amateurs and citizens.
This gateway is part of the biodiversity information system (SIB) and the natural heritage inventory information system (SINP), and is integrated into the Naturefrance ecosystem. »


  • Repository TAXREF

Repository TAXREF

Taxonomic repository
Version: TAXREF V14.0
Online: December 15, 2020

  • HABREF repository

Habitats repository

Habitats repository
Version: HABREF V5.0
Online: November 21, 2019

  • Species & Gallery


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