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Aarhus University Palm Transect Database

Latest version published by Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University on Dec 20, 2016 Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University

Data from 500 x 5m palm transects in tropical American forests recording all palm individuals and assigning them to growthclasses from seedlings to adults. All palm records are geo-referenced to one 5 x 5m subunit of a transect. Additional ecological data are recorded to suppport the data.

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 543,000 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

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Data as a DwC-A file download 543,000 records in English (7 MB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (6 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (5 KB)

Versions

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Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University. 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: a9e763c8-f674-4492-94a8-4fd4eb9342a5.  Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by DanBIF - Danish Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Henrik Balslev
Professor
Aarhus University Ny Munkegade 114 8000 Aarhus C Danmark DK +45 871 56568
http://pure.au.dk/portal/da/persons/id(649f2e40-9f89-47f7-afed-44b38013a36a).html

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Henrik Balslev
Professor
Aarhus University Ny Munkegade 114 8000 Aarhus C Danmark DK +45 871 56568
http://pure.au.dk/portal/da/persons/id(649f2e40-9f89-47f7-afed-44b38013a36a).html

Who filled in the metadata:

Henrik Balslev
Professor
Aarhus University Ny Munkegade 114 8000 Aarhus C Danmark DK +45 871 56568
http://pure.au.dk/portal/da/persons/id(649f2e40-9f89-47f7-afed-44b38013a36a).html

Geographic Coverage

Tropical America

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Arecaceae

Family  Arecaceae (The palm family)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1995-01-01 / 2012-01-01

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers a9e763c8-f674-4492-94a8-4fd4eb9342a5
http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14087
http://danbif.au.dk/ipt/resource?r=palmtranse