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Data on moths from automatically operating light traps in Denmark

Latest version published by Lepidopterological Society, Denmark on Aug 23, 2018 Lepidopterological Society, Denmark

Data obtained from automatically operating light traps run in Denmark during the years 1994 to 2006. The dataset consists of about 114.000 records of moths collected during 1.218 trap-years and 98.344 trap-nights. A report (in Danish) with analyses and trend results based on the data, may be found at http://www.lepidoptera.dk/lysfaeldedata.htm#abs - which also includes an abstract in English

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 114,357 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 114,357 records in English (3 MB) - Update frequency: not planned
Metadata as an EML file download in English (6 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:

Stadel Nielsen P (2012): Data on moths from automatically operating light traps in Denmark. v5.4. Lepidopterological Society, Denmark. Dataset/Occurrence. http://danbif.au.dk/ipt/resource?r=ds53&v=5.4

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Lepidopterological Society, Denmark. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 7b5bc5ba-4972-4876-b35a-3f9aac590fe5.  Lepidopterological Society, Denmark publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by DanBIF - Danish Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

Occurrence; Observation; Light traps; Moths; Lepidoptera; Denmark

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Per Stadel Nielsen
Webmaster
Lepidopterological Society, Denmark Skovskellet 35A 2840 Holte DK
http://www.lepidoptera.dk

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Per Stadel Nielsen
Webmaster
Lepidopterological Society, Denmark Skovskellet 35A 2840 Holte DK
http://www.lepidoptera.dk

Who filled in the metadata:

Per Stadel Nielsen
Webmaster
Lepidopterological Society, Denmark Skovskellet 35A 2840 Holte DK
http://www.lepidoptera.dk

Who else was associated with the resource:

Distributor
Isabel Calabuig
Node Manager, Data curator
Danish Biodiversity Information Facility (DanBIF) Natural History Museum of Denmark, Universitetsparken 15 2100 Copenhagen DK +45 353-21103

Geographic Coverage

Denmark DK Europe

Bounding Coordinates South West [54.49, 7.58], North East [57.92, 15.45]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Order  Lepidoptera

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1994-10-01 / 2006-09-09

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 7b5bc5ba-4972-4876-b35a-3f9aac590fe5
http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14088
http://danbif.au.dk/ipt/resource?r=ds53