Lepidoptera collection, South Norway
The data set is based on a private lepidoptera collection also used for teaching, and gives information about individuals of ca. 800 species of lepidoptera collected in South Norway during 1976–2018.
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 1,475 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.
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How to cite
Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Vidar Selås. 2018 “Lepidoptera collection”, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, NMBU
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The publisher and rights holder of this work is Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU). This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.
Occurrence; Lepidoptera; Norway; Specimen; Lepidoptera; Norway
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|Bounding Coordinates||South West [58, 6], North East [63.075, 12.393]|
|Order||Lepidoptera (Butterflies and moths)|
|Start Date / End Date||1976-01-01 / 2018-12-31|
No Description available
The personnel involved in the project:
Light trapping and insect net in Aust-Agder, only insect net in other counties
|Study Extent||The most frequently sampled area is Aust-Agder County.|
Method step description:
- The species were identified by use of different lepidoptera guides, but for some of the rare species, experts in the field were consulted.
|Specimen preservation methods||Dried|