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Database_lepidoptera

Latest version published by Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique des Tsimbazaza on May 23, 2018 Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique des Tsimbazaza

Our data concerns butterfly diversity collected from 1946 to 1958 and hold at Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza, Madagascar. This is the first published record at this collection. This data was published to make data available, accessible and useful for biodvidersity conservation.

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 660 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 660 records in English (13 KB) - Update frequency: monthly
Metadata as an EML file download in English (8 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (6 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:

Ravelomanana A (2017): Database_lepidoptera. v1.26. Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique des Tsimbazaza. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.madbif.mg/resource?r=database_lepidoptera&v=1.26

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique des Tsimbazaza. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: bcb0c727-4820-46ba-8a69-34e33eb9bd62.  Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique des Tsimbazaza publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Madagascar.

Keywords

Occurrence; butterfly; Insect; Madagascar; Specimen; Occurrence; butterfly; Insect; Madagascar

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Andrianjaka Ravelomanana
Researcher
Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza MG

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Andrianjaka Ravelomanana
Researcher
Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza MG
Manoa Ramamonjisoa
Taxonomist
Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza MG
Balsama Rajemision
Researcher
Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza MG
Brian Fisher
Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza US

Who filled in the metadata:

Andrianjaka Ravelomanana
Researcher
Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza 101 Antananarivo MG

Who else was associated with the resource:

Curator
Andrianjaka Ravelomanana
Researcher
Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza MG

Geographic Coverage

Specimen belong to Malagasy region

Bounding Coordinates South West [-25.958, 42.012], North East [-11.523, 51.855]

Project Data

Our objective is to unleash the potential of insect in conservation and sustainability research. Different activities were undertaken to achieve this goal as digitized insect collection belong to six African museum, produce species list of invasive ant...

Title African Insect Atlas
Identifier BID-AF2015-0134-REG
Funding This project is funded by European Union through BID project and GBIF.
Study Area Description Six African museums toke part to this project: Madagascar, Mozambique, Botswana, South Africa

The personnel involved in the project:

Curator
Andrianjaka Ravelomanana
Principal Investigator
Balsama Rajemison
Curator
Brian Lee Fisher
Editor
Manoa Ramamonjisoa

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers bcb0c727-4820-46ba-8a69-34e33eb9bd62
http://ipt.madbif.mg/resource?r=database_lepidoptera