Dataset Details - Moths Ireland
Ireland's moths (Lepidoptera)
03/08/2012
21/03/2018
To provide lepidopterists and scientists with a distribution map of moth species and encourage future mapping.
Records were submitted by a variety of volunteers and professionals. Most records are from light traps.
The island of Ireland.
1861 to 2010
All data validated and verified by MothsIreland
The dataset is complete.
www.mothsireland.com
MothsIreland
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
MothsIreland, Moths Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 21 November 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/143>
Dataset species distribution

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Live Map

Marine Map - 50Km

Distribution of the number of species recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Live Map
Dataset record distribution

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of records within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Live Map

Marine Map - 50Km

Distribution of the number of records within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Live Map
Dataset Contacts
MothsIreland
Angus Tyner
N/A
N/A
angus@mothsireland.com
Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Day 245838
Day Range 5501
1802
2013
Record Statistics

251339

7786

1391

0

Resolution No. records
100m 227143
1km 20542
2km 0
10km 3654
50km 0
Dataset Attributes
Attribute Description
Abundance Measure of abundance of the organism recorded
Common name The common name of the taxon
Determiner name The name of the person(s) who verified the identification - used for verify records of difficult taxa
Life stage A description of the life stage of the organism recorded
Sampling method Description of the sampling method employed to make the record
Sex The sex of the organism if known
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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