Dataset Details - Citizen Science Spider Records for Ireland
Spatial distribution of records of Spiders
To increase our knowledge of the distribuiton of spiders in Ireland
Records submitted through Ireland's Citizen Science Portal to the National Biodiversity Data Centre
The island of Ireland
2011 to 2020
All of the data have been checked and verified by Myles Nolan a leading expert on spiders in Ireland.
Complete up to January 2021
Open (Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0)
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Citizen Science Spider Records for Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 24 January 2022, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/309>
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|
|Habitat description||A description of the habitat in which the organism was recorded.|
|Source||Original source of data|
|Vice-county||The name of the Watsonian (botanical) vice-county within which the record was made|
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