National Museum of Natural Science

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National Museum of Natural Science

Description

With the funding of Taiwan e-Learning and Digital Archives Program (TELDAP), the National Museum of Natural Science has digitized and shared specimen data on fungi, plants, insects, mollusks, echinoderms, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, dolphins and whales, and other mammals. Some geological information is also provided. The insect specimens include Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, and Hemiptera. The plant specimens include low-elevation plants and vascular plants in Taiwan. The specimen collection time is between 1950 and 2009; the main locality is Taiwan. The lepidopteran insect has the largest number of specimens, followed by order Urticales of plants. A total of 41,151 records have been exported to TaiBIF.

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 1950 - Jan 1, 2009

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Administrative contact
Tien-Yu Hsu
Associate Research Fellow
National Museum of Natural Science No. 1, Guancian Rd. Taichung TAIWAN Chinese Taipei
Metadata author
Tien-Yu Hsu
Associate Research Fellow
National Museum of Natural Science No. 1, Guancian Rd. Taichung TAIWAN Chinese Taipei
Originator
Tien-Yu Hsu
Associate Research Fellow
National Museum of Natural Science No. 1, Guancian Rd. Taichung TAIWAN Chinese Taipei

doi:10.15468/yegxmj

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TELDAP

Publication Date

Mar 25, 2014

Registration Date

May 4, 2010

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Taiwan Biodiversity Information Facility (TaiBIF)

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TaiBIF IPT

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8,427 Georeferenced data

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Taiwan

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Tien-Yu Hsu
Associate Research Fellow
National Museum of Natural Science No. 1, Guancian Rd. Taichung TAIWAN Chinese Taipei

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