Littoral Macroinvertebrate data from…

Occurrence dataset published by National Biodiversity Data Centre

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Summary

Full Title

Littoral Macroinvertebrate data from Irish lakes

Description

Littoral Macroinvertebrate data from Irish lakes

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 2001 - Jan 1, 2002

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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
Dr. Gary Free
Environmental Protection Agency Scientific Officer, Aquatic Environment, Environmental Protection Agency, McCumiskey House, Richview, Clonskeagh Road, Dublin 14 00353-01-268 0129

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National Biodiversity Data Centre

Publication Date

Jan 7, 2013

Registration Date

Jul 4, 2011

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Taxonomic Coverage

Species Groups recorded: acarine (Acari), annelid, crustacean, flatworm (Turbellaria), insect - alderfly (Megaloptera, insect - beetle (Coleoptera), insect - caddis fly (Trichopte, insect - dragonfly (Odonata), insect - mayfly (Ephemeroptera, insect - stonefly (Plecoptera), insect - true bug (Hemiptera), insect - true fly (Diptera), mollusc, springtail (Collembola).

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Description

Republic of Ireland

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Geographic Coverage

Republic of Ireland

Methodology

Quality control

Overall good quality data. Several taxa were grouped to Genus to ensure compatibility for analysis.

Method Steps

  1. Two-minute kick sample for the lake littoral, preserved in IMS and counted and identified to the highest taxonomic resolution possible/practical.