Ireland's BioBlitz

Metadata-only dataset published by National Biodiversity Data Centre

Summary

Full Title

Ireland's BioBlitz

Description

Records of all species recorded during Ireland's BioBlitz

Additional Information

For additional information on Ireland's BioBlitz see http://bioblitz.biodiversityireland.ie/

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 2011 - Jan 1, 2014

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

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

doi:10.15468/aiiz3z

Published by

National Biodiversity Data Centre

Publication Date

Mar 5, 2015

Registration Date

Feb 28, 2014

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External Data

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Description

The island of Ireland

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Taxonomic Coverage

Species Groups recorded: liverwort, bacterium, quillwort, insect - hymenopteran, protozoan, hairworm (Nematomorpha), insect - true bug (Hemiptera), slime mould, bony fish (Actinopterygii), insect - moth, jawless fish (Agnatha), lichen, spider (Araneae), insect - beetle (Coleoptera), insect - caddis fly (Trichopte, stonewort, alga, terrestrial mammal, millipede, flatworm (Turbellaria), cartilagenous fish (Chondricht, rotifer, echinoderm, insect - scorpion fly (Mecopte, bird, sponge (Porifera), insect - thrips (Thysanoptera), insect - butterfly, insect - mayfly (Ephemeroptera, insect - true fly (Diptera), crustacean, conifer, diatom, insect - orthopteran, tunicate (Urochordata), annelid, marine mammal, tapeworm (Cestoda), mollusc, bryozoan, insect - alderfly (Megaloptera, acarine (Acari), insect - lacewing (Neuroptera), ribbon worm (Nemertinea), flowering plant, harvestman (Opiliones), coelenterate (=cnidarian), insect - silverfish (Thysanura, reptile, ginkgo, centipede, insect - dragonfly (Odonata), hornwort, moss, insect - earwig (Dermaptera), horsetail, springtail (Collembola), clubmoss, fungus, fungoid, fern, insect - stonefly (Plecoptera), insect - flea (Siphonaptera), insect - bristletail (Archaeog, amphibian.

Methodology

Quality control

The quality is high. Data were most collected by recognised experts and all records have been validated.

Method Steps

  1. Principally field observations of species encountered