Dataset Details - Dragonfly Ireland
Complete dataset for Irish dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata)
Record and understand the geographic distribution of dragonflies and damselflies in Ireland.
Direct observation/field records supported by specimens in some cases and literature records.
Comprehensive dataset for dragonflies for the island of Ireland.
All records validated by the Irish dragonfly recorder - currently Dr. Eugenie Regan
http://www.habitas.org.uk/dragonflyireland/ and see Nelson, B. & Thompson, R. 2004 The Natural History of Ireland’s Dragonflies. MAGNI Publication No 013. NMGNI, Belfast.
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Centre for Data and Environmental Recording (CEDaR), Dragonfly Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 04 July 2020, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/187>
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|
|Common name||The common name of the taxon|
|Record comment||A comment associated with any individual record|
|Type of sighting||A description of the type of sighting made|
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