Dataset Details - Survey of the native freshwater opossum shrimp (Mysis relicta) in Ireland
Survey of lakes for presence of Mysis relicta
Assess the distribution and status of the freshwater opossum shrimp (Mysis relicta)
Vertical plankton hauls and epibenthic sled tows
Lakes in Clare, Galway, Tipperary North, Westmeath, Roscommon, Leitrim and Cavan
Once-off sampling in March 2009
High quality. Species ID validated by Mark Holmes of the Dublin Museum as Mysis relicta group (Mysis salemaai n. sp.; Audzijonyte & Väinölä, 2005)
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
EcoServe, Survey of the native freshwater opossum shrimp (Mysis relicta) in Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 24 January 2020, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/100>
Dataset species distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Dataset record distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of records within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of records within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Records per year
Species per year
|Abundance||Measure of abundance of the organism recorded|
|County||Name of administrative county within which the record was made|
|Date of determination||Date on which the taxon name was formally determined|
|Determiner name||The name of the person(s) who verified the identification - used for verify records of difficult taxa|
|Habitat description||A description of the habitat in which the organism was recorded|
|Record comment||A comment associated with any individual record|
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