Dataset Details - Shieldbug Records
Collation of shieldbug records submitted the National Biodiversity Data Centre.
To record and understand the distribution of shieldbugs in Ireland.
Field observations supported by photographs where necessary.
Island of Ireland and its offshore waters
Initial validation of the records has been done, but all records will be validated more rigorously prior to adding to the Heteroptera of Ireland database.
Dataset is incomplete as it forms part of an ongoing survey
Open (Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0)
Collated by the National Biodiversity Data Centre from different sources, Shieldbug Records, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 14 December 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/240>
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|
|County||Name of administrative county within which the record was made|
|Life stage||A description of the life stage of the organism recorded.|
|Sampling method||Description of the sampling method employed to make the record|
|Vice-county||The name of the Watsonian (botanical) vice-county within which the record was made|
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