Dataset Details - National Feral Ferret (Mustela putoris furo) Database
Records of feral ferret (Mustela putoris furo) in Ireland
21/12/2012
12/09/2016
To determine the distribution of feral ferret populations in Ireland.
A national survey from 2006-2008 was initiated and records of feral ferret from different sources were compiled.
The island of Ireland
1906 to 2012
All records have been validated.
Complete.
Data used in publication Buckley, D.J. & Lundy, M. (2012) The current distribution and potential for future range expansion of feral ferret Mustela putorisu furo in Ireland. European Journal of Wildlife Research DOI 10.1007/s10344-012-0677-4
Daniel J. Buckley
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Daniel J. Buckley, National Feral Ferret (Mustela putoris furo) Database, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 21 September 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/164>
Dataset species distribution

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
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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
Daniel J. Buckley
Daniel J. Buckley
School of Biology and Environmental Science,Science Centre West, University College Dublin,Belfield Dublin 4, Ireland
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dan.j.buckley@gmail.com
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Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Day 68
Day Range 65
Year Range 1
1906
2012
Record Statistics

134

114

1

0

Resolution No. records
100m 42
1km 91
2km 0
10km 1
50km 0
Dataset Attributes
Attribute Description
Abundance
County Name of administrative county within which the record was made
Determiner name The name of the person(s) who verified the identification - used for verify records of difficult taxa
Grid reference comment An explantory note on the grid reference associated with each record
Habitat description A description of the habitat in which the organism was recorded
Literature source Citation of the literature used as source of data
Record comment A comment associated with any individual record
Sex The sex of the organism if known
Source Original source of data
Specimen comment A comment associated with the specimen
Type of sighting A description of the type of sighting made
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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