Invasive Species Distribution

http://rs.gbif.org/issg/terms/Distribution

Under Development

DwC Taxon extension to exchange invasive species area distributions. It is based on the GBIF distribution extension but adds invasiveness and uses other vocabuarlies

Keywords: dwc:Taxon checklist


Properties



datasetID
An identifier for a subset of data.
See also http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/index.htm#datasetID
Examples: GBIF
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/datasetID
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
locationID
A code for the named area this distributon record is about. Use a prefix for each code to indicate the source of the code, see http://rs.gbif.org/areas/ for list of coding schemes and their recommended prefix.
See also http://rs.gbif.org/areas/
Examples: TDWG:AGS-TF; ISO:AR; WOEID:564721
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/locationID
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
countryCode
ISO3166 alpha 2 (3 is permissable) country codes the area belongs to or as an alternative for a lcoationID if the area is a country.
Examples: "AR"
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/countryCode
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
locality
The verbatim name of the area this distributon record is about.
Examples: Patagonia
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/locality
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
lifeStage
The distribution information pertains solely to a specific life stage of the taxon.
Examples: adult
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/lifeStage
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type Life Stage GBIF Vocabulary
Requiredfalse
eventDate
Relevant temporal context for this entire distribution record including all properties preferrably given as a year range or single year on which the distribution record is valid. For the same area and taxon there could therefore be several records with different temporal context, e.g. in 5 year intervalls for invasive species.
Examples: "1930"; "1939-1945"
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/eventDate
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
occurrenceStatus
Term describing the status of the organism in the given area based on how frequent the species occurs.
Examples: absent
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/occurrenceStatus
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
establishmentMeans
Term describing whether the organism occurs natively, is introduced or cultivated.
Examples: introduced
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/establishmentMeans
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type IUCN SSC ISSG Status Vocabulary
Requiredfalse
invasiveness
Invasiveness of the species in the given area
Examples:
Qualified Namehttp://rs.gbif.org/issg/terms/invasiveness
Namespacehttp://rs.gbif.org/issg/terms/
Data Type IUCN SSC ISSG Invasiveness Vocabulary
Requiredfalse
source
Source reference for this distribution record. Can be proper publication citation, a webpage URL, etc.
Examples: "Euro+Med Plantbase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (2006-). Published on the Internet http://ww2.bgbm.org/EuroPlusMed/ July, 2009"
Qualified Namehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/source
Namespacehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
occurrenceRemarks
Comments or notes about the distribution
Examples: "Excluded because of misidentification"
Qualified Namehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/occurrenceRemarks
Namespacehttp://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
occurrenceCount
Number of GBIF occurrences found in distribution area
Examples:
Qualified Namehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/occurrenceCount
Namespacehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse