Dataset Details - Earthworms of Ireland
Records of earthworm distribution on the island of Ireland.
24/07/2015
12/09/2016
To increase knowledge of the distribution of earthworms in Ireland.
Collection of specimens.
The island of Ireland.
1893 to 2008.
Quality is good. Data have been checked by experts.
Complete in terms of historical records.
N/A
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Earthworms of Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 22 October 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/215>
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
Dr. Liam Lysaght
National Biodiversity Data Centre, WIT West Campus, Carriganore, Co. Waterford
+353-51-306240
Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Day 554
Month Range 277
Month 265
Year 90
Year Range 24
1893
2013
Record Statistics

1210

131

25

0

Resolution No. records
100m 1210
1km 0
2km 0
10km 0
50km 0
Dataset Attributes
Attribute Description
Altitude Altitude at which specimen was captured.
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.
Habitat description A description of the habitat in which the organism was recorded.
Literature source Citation of the literature used as source of data.
Soil notes A comment on the attributes of the soil.
Specimen comment A comment associated with the specimen.
Survey name Name of survey if the record was made as part of a specific survey (including collections of casual observations and other loose assemblages of data).
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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