The database represents the microfossil well-run collection resulting from British Petroleum's exploration activities since the 1950s. It holds details of material from over 3,500 individual well runs.
The main purpose of the database is to allow researchers to identify material of interest, based on its geographical location.
Please note that in some cases the data is sparse. Records are updated regularly when data become available.
Browse by location or use the keyword search to find specimens in the former British Petroleum microfossil database.
Browse by location or use the keyword search to find specimens in the former BP microfossil database.
The collection includes microfossil assemblage slides and residues from over 120 countries worldwide.