Biodiversity records from Ireland - …

Occurrence dataset published by National Biodiversity Data Centre

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Summary

Full Title

Biodiversity records from Ireland - general

Description

The records in this dataset are general records of different taxonomic groups submitted to the National Biodiversity Data Centre. This provides a temporary facility to store and make available data submitted to the Centre, until such time as subsets of the data can be added to a recognised national database.

Purpose

To provide a facility for recorders to contribute to the knowledge of the distribution of species in Ireland and to make their records more freely avaiable.

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 1974 - Jan 1, 2016

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Dr. Liam Lysaght
Collated by the National Biodiversity Data Centre from different sources Beechfield House, Carriganore, WIT West Campus, Waterford Ireland + 353 51 306240
Metadata author
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland Beechfield house, Carriganore WIT West Campus Waterford County Waterford Ireland +353 (0)51 306 240
Administrative contact
Barry O'Neill
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland Beechfield house, Carriganore WIT West Campus Waterford County Waterford Ireland +353 (0)51 306 240

doi:10.15468/w8q1jm

Published by

National Biodiversity Data Centre

Publication Date

Sep 12, 2016

Registration Date

Jul 4, 2011

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Description

The island of Ireland

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Methodology

Quality control

The bulk of the records contained in this dataset are from either professional recorders or highly competent recorders working in a voluntary capacity. Not all of the data has been validated.

Method Steps

  1. Data collected by different survey methods, but principally by direct field observation.