Dataset Details - Hypogean Crustacea of Ireland
Subterranean macro-Crustacea found in groundwater and aquatic caves
To expand knowledge of the distribution and ecology of subterranean macro-Crustacea.
A variety of sampling techniques are used. Details are provided on the Hypogean Crustacea Recording Scheme website at http://www.freshwaterlife.org/hcrs/sampling.html
The island of Ireland, but the data are only a sub-set of a larger database on the hypogean Crustacea of Britain and Ireland established by the Hypogean Crustacea Recording Scheme.
1863 to 2010
All data validated as part of the Hypogean Crustacea Recording Scheme.
Further information can be obtained from the Hypogean Crustacea Recording Scheme website at http://www.freshwaterlife.org/hcrs
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Lee Knight, Hypogean Crustacea of Ireland, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 31 July 2021, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/99>
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
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|Vice-county||The name of the Watsonian (botanical) vice-county within which the record was made|
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