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BioFresh Pond Data

Latest version published by BioFresh on Nov 5, 2014 BioFresh

The BioFresh Pond Database contains sampling records of different biological groups (mainly amphibia, invertebrates, macrophytes) at 460 European ponds. The data were collated from scientific literature and unpublished sources.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 17,532 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 17,532 records in English (498 KB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (11 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (11 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Birk, Sebastian (2013). BioFresh Pond Database

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is BioFresh. The records in this BioFresh Pond Database originate from different sources, check the data for the "rights" settings for individual records. The following two licences are used: the Open Data Commons Attribution License: http://www.opendatacommons.org/licenses/by/1.0/ and the Creative Commons CCZero 1.0 License http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: e0aff3c8-3e32-412b-888c-fde75c2e8750.  BioFresh publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Society for the Management of Electronic Biodiversity Data.

Keywords

generalfreshwater; Agriculture; Terrestrial Hydrosphere; Farming; Environment; Inland Waters; Occurrence

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Sebastian Birk
University of Duisburg-Essen, Aquatic Ecology Universitätsstraße 5 45141 Essen DE +49 174 7404275
https://www.uni-due.de/aquatic_ecology/

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Sebastian Birk
University of Duisburg-Essen, Aquatic Ecology Universitätsstraße 5 45141 Essen DE +49 174 7404275
https://www.uni-due.de/aquatic_ecology/

Who filled in the metadata:

Sebastian Birk
University of Duisburg-Essen, Aquatic Ecology Universitätsstraße 5 Essen DE +49 174 7404275
https://www.uni-due.de/aquatic_ecology/

Who else was associated with the resource:

Programmer
Sebastian Birk
+49 174 7404275
Principal Investigator
Sebastian Birk
University of Duisburg-Essen, Aquatic Ecology +49 174 7404275
Author
Birk, Sebastian
Content Provider
Regis Cereghino
European Pond Conservation Network
Content Provider
Carl Sayer
University College London
Content Provider
Valentina Della Bella
Content Provider
Jens Arle
private
Content Provider
Jürgen Böhmer
Content Provider
Sandrine Angelibert
Hydrobiologist - Odonatologist
433 route de Valère 74200 Allinges FR
Content Provider
Dominique Auderset Joye
University of Geneva, Section of Earth and Environmental Sciences - F.-A. Forel Institute, Aquatic Ecology Group Site de Battelle - Bâtiment D - bureau 325, 7, route de Drize 1227 Carouge /GENEVA CH

Geographic Coverage

Continent: Europe

Bounding Coordinates South West [36.9, -9.1], North East [70, 36.5]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Species  Amphibians,  Mollusca,  Crabs,  Ephemeroptera,  Odonata,  Trichoptera,  Zooplankton,  Macrophytes

Sampling Methods

No Description available

Method step description:

  1. commonly used series of methods steps regarding amphibians (e.g. sampling, identification, data management)
  2. commonly used series of methods steps regarding macro invertebrates (e.g. sampling, identification, data management)
  3. commonly used series of methods steps regarding zooplankton (e.g. sampling, identification, data management)
  4. commonly used series of methods steps regarding macrophytes (e.g. sampling, identification, data management)

Additional Metadata

In addition to respecting the community norms outlined at http://www.canadensys.net/norms please note that data owners have indicated that they must be informed of publication 45 days in advance and can object the use of the dataset within 30 days.

Alternative Identifiers BF76
BioFresh Pond Data
doi:10.13148/bf76
e0aff3c8-3e32-412b-888c-fde75c2e8750
http://data.freshwaterbiodiversity.eu/ipt/resource.do?r=bf76