Dataset Details - Ladybirds of Ireland
Collation of ladybird records submitted the National Biodiversity Data Centre.
To record and understand the distribution of ladybirds in Ireland.
Field observations supported by photographs where necessary.
Island of Ireland
No set defined period of surveying . See Temporal tab for live up-date on period ladybird sightings were recorded.
Various levels of record verification but most are verified from submitted photographs.
Dataset is incomplete as ladybird recording is ongoing.
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Collated by the National Biodiversity Data Centre from different sources, Ladybirds of Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 16 July 2019, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/255>
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|
|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|
|Life stage||A description of the life stage of the organism recorded.|
|Literature source||Citation of the literature used as source of data|
|Record comment||Taxon occurrence comment|
|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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