BLS Mapping Scheme dataset, 1750-2009

Occurrence dataset published by British Lichen Society

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Summary

Full Title

BLS Mapping Scheme dataset, 1750-2009

Description

Lichen distribution data at 10km square level, distinguishing records from before and since 1960.

Purpose

To collate data on lichen distributions.

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 1629 - Dec 31, 2009

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
British Lichen Society Royal Botanic Garden, 20A Inverleith Row EH3 5LR Edinburgh United Kingdom
Metadata author
British Lichen Society Royal Botanic Garden, 20A Inverleith Row EH3 5LR Edinburgh United Kingdom
Administrative contact
Dr Janet Simkin

doi:10.15468/glbi05

Published by

British Lichen Society

Publication Date

May 5, 2017

Registration Date

Sep 15, 2010

Hosted by

National Biodiversity Network

Served by

NBN Atlas

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Metadata Documents

493,436 Georeferenced data

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Description

The dataset covers the whole of Britain and Ireland, however surveys have been targetted on particular habitats and geographical areas at different times a… more

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Methodology

Quality control

The data included in these maps has been verified by experts in the British Lichen Society. However, it is summary data and further detail and professional advice should be sought before it is used in contentious circumstances.

Method Steps

  1. The dataset has been compiled from field and herbarium records, and verified by specialist review.