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Metadatabase view - dataset: Freshwater fishes of Serbia and Montenegro

General information

dataset entry ID:
BF_CF12
name of the dataset:
full name of the dataset:
Freshwater fishes of Serbia and Montenegro
type of dataset (more information):
species distribution data
data type:
point data/observation data
short description of the dataset/summary:
Geo-referenced distribution data of freshwater fishes of Serbia and Montenegro from about 200 papers & 150 fisheries management plans = 3-4 thousands sampling sites.
keywords according to GCMD:
topic:
Biosphere
ISO topic category according to ISO 19115:
Biota, Environment, Inland Waters, Location
INSPIRE keywords according to GEMET:

Technical and administrative specifications

data format:
Excel
operating system:
all Windows systems
English
current access level:
web (public)
http://data.freshwaterbiodiversity.eu/ipt/resource.do?r=bf_cf12
currently available through GBIF:
yes
exchange planned:
yes
Do you plan to publish the data on the Freshwater Biodiversity Data Portal:
update level:
completed
type:
internal description
language:
English
contact details:
metadata contact person:
first, last name:
BioFresh Data team
 
email:
aaike.dewever@naturalsciences.be, anne.hartmann@boku.ac.at
institution:
Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade
address:
Kneza Višeslava 1
postal code, city:
11030
 
Belgrade
country
Serbia
http://www.imsi.bg.ac.rs/
technical contact person:
BioFresh Data team
 
aaike.dewever@naturalsciences.be, anne.hartmann@boku.ac.at
scientific contact person:
first, last name:
Aleksandar
 
Hegediš
phone:
+381-11/2078-477
email:
hegedis@imsi.rs
comments:
Data were processed and integrated into the BioFresh data portal by the BioFresh data team.

Intellectual property rights and citation

BioFresh
dataset creator (data compiler):
contact name:
BioFresh Consortium
contact email:
freyhof@igb-berlin.de
data contributors to/owners of this dataset:
single
criteria for using this dataset:
The dataset is publicly available (data portal, data archive) and can be used without restrictions, but must be acknowledged and cited correctly.
other/additional criteria:
For any commercial use, potential users should get in touch with the original data creator/owner.
citation of this dataset:
author(s):
BioFresh (data publisher), Aleksandar Hegediš (data provider)
title and journal (name, number, pages):
Distribution data of Serbish freshwater fish mobilised through BioFresh. Published on http://data.freshwaterbiodiversity.eu, accessed on [date].
year:
2015
doi (if applicable):
https://doi.org/10.13148/bfcf12
citation of the metadata:

General data specifications

regional coverage of the dataset:
spatial extent of the dataset:
national
continents:
Europe
spatial extent (bounding coordinates):
southernmost latitude [°]:
42.217666
northernmost latitude [°]:
46.211653
westernmost longitude [°]:
18.850586
easternmost longitude [°]:
23.055664
        
minimum altitude:
28
 
metres
maximum altitude:
2169
 
metres
countries:
Europe: Serbia
world climatic regions according to Köppen:
Group D: continental/microthermal climate
freshwater ecoregions of the world (FEOW) according to WWF:
 
Europe:
Dniester - Lower Danube
European ecoregions according to Illies (WFD):
Dinaric Western Balkan (ER5)
ecosystem type:
rivers, lakes/ponds, wetlands
year from

Site specifications

coordinate system/grid data:
latitude/longitude, format: DD
 
number of sites:
>1000
comments:
3-4 thousands sampling sites

Biological data

biological data origin:
specify project:
general compilation
specify method:
Collection data and a wide set of publications including grey literature
organism group addressed:
fish

Sample resolution

fish

taxonomic resolution:
species
percentage of species level data:
100
comments:
Use of species names by country was verified by Jörg Freyhof. If modified, the original/verbatim name is stored in the field "previousIdentifications".
taxonomic coding:
sample specifications:

Other specifications

availability of photos:
no
availability of maps:
no
quality control procedures:
Were any quality control procedures applied to your dataset?
yes
quality control protocols and comments:
The quality control is performed by the BioFresh Consortium.
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