Dataset Details - Bryophytes of Ireland
Bryophytes of Ireland provided by the Biological Records Centre, UK. The dataset comprises the data that is published in the forthcoming Atlas of British & Irish Bryophytes (Blockeel et al. 2014). http://www.brc.ac.uk/biblio/atlas-british-and-irish-bryophytes
For atlas production and support of conservation and biogeographical research
Through a variety of sources, but mostly electronic submission. Older records were generated from hard copy record cards.
Island of Ireland
From 1650 to 2014
The data were validated against known vice-county distributions of the species, and (for critical species) by expert examination of specimens.
Complete and up to date as of September 2014. This dataset will not be added to in future, but will only be subject to amendments.
The data for Britain, Isle of Man and Channel Islands is available through the UK's National Biodiversity Network Gateway http://data.nbn.org.uk/
Open (Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0)
British Bryological Society, Bryophytes of Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 26 July 2021, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/8>
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
|Up to Year||2279|
|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|
|Native status||A description of the status of the species in Ireland|
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