Dataset Details - Northern Ireland Mammal Database
Mammal sightings for Northern Ireland.
22/03/2016
04/10/2016
To improve understanding of mammal distribution in Northern Ireland.
Collation of mammal sightings from different sources, and managed by CEDaR, N. Ireland.
Northern Ireland.
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All data has been checked and validated.
Includes all available data.
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Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Centre for Data and Environmental Recording (CEDaR), Northern Ireland Mammal Database, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 19 December 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/230>
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. Damian McFerran
Ulster Museum, Botanic Gardens, Belfast, BT9 5AB
+44 (0) 28 9044 0000
Damian.McFerran@nmni.com
Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Day 24731
Month 4105
Year 1543
Year Range 291
Day Range 262
Month Range 111
Up to Year 75
Unknown 45
1739
2015
Record Statistics

31163

6484

46

0

Resolution No. records
100m 7413
1km 17690
2km 1
10km 6059
50km 0
Dataset Attributes
Attribute Description
Abundance Measure of abundance of the organism recorded.
Type of sighting The nature of the sighting; whether it was of a live animal, trapped, dead on road, den, etc.
Vice-county The name or number of the Watsonian (botanical) vice-county within which the record was made.
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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