Marine Turtles
EurOBIS

Dataset credit

iOBIS and EurOBIS

Contacts

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Citation

Abstract

Sightings and strandings of marine turtles around the coast of the UK and Eire.

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

Original data obtained from http://w2.vliz.be/digir/DiGIR.php and registered into iOBIS on 2010-10-23. This dataset on OBIS-SEAMAP is a subset of marine mammal, seabird and/or sea turtle records from the dataset on iOBIS (Total number of records: 2288) harvested into OBIS-SEAMAP on 2011-10-11

The record drs_with_woa.55169758 which has empty coordinates was deleted.

References

. . National Biodiversity Network Trust, Marine Turtles. EUROBIS, National Biodiversity Network Trust, 24 Jan 2006, Newark, UK, Version: 1 , DiGIR Provider, http://www.marbef.org/.
Data on iOBIS. 2010. http://iobis.org/mapper/?resource_id=1990. obtained on 2011-10-11.
Original data source. . http://www.marbef.org/data/imis.php?module=dataset&dasid=747. obtained on 2010-10-25.

Attributes

Overview

Attributes described below represent those in the original dataset provided by the provider.
Only minimum required attributes are visible and downlodable online. Other attributes may be obtained upon provider's permission unless otherwise noted below.

The attributes of this dataset are compatible with the OBIS Schema, then reformatted to the OBIS-SEAMAP schema. If you would like to get the data in the OBIS Schema, please visit iOBIS Portal.

Attributes in dataset provided

Attribute (table column)Description
OBIS-SEAMAP ID103151990
Seabirds0
Marine mammals0
Sea turtles1,956
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species0
Total1,956
Date, Begin1756-06-23
Date, End2007-12-30
Temporal prec.111000
Latitude44.39 - 63.13
Longitude-14.55 - 1.69
Coord. prec.6 decimal digits
PlatformVarious
Data typeAnimal sighting
EffortN/A
Contr. throughiOBIS
Registered2011-08-11
Updated2011-10-12
StatusPublished
Sharing policy CC-BY (All)
Also availalbe from None
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