Chromosomes Count

http://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/Chromosomes

Under Development

Information about the number of chromosomes of a species

Keywords: dwc:Taxon

Link: http://rs.gbif.org/sandbox/extension/chromosomes.xml


Properties



haploidCount
Number of chromosomes counted in the haploid state
Examples: "10"
Qualified Namehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/haploidCount
Namespacehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
diploidCount
Number of chromosomes counted in the diploid state. For polyploid organisms if known indicate the polyploidy in the remarks, but still use this term for the count in the sporophyte life stage
Examples: "20" "20+2B"
Qualified Namehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/diploidCount
Namespacehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
source
Source reference for this chromosome count record. Can be a full literature citation, a webpage URL, DOI, etc.
Examples: Goldblatt, P. 1984. Index to Plant Chromosome Numbers, 1979-1981. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 8: 1-427.
Qualified Namehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/source
Namespacehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse
chromosomeRemarks
Additional remarks for the count, e.g. if polyploidy is known
Examples: "Cultivated Medicago sativa is tetraploid, with 2n=4x=32. Wild relatives have 2n=16" "76 autosomal and 2 sexual."
Qualified Namehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/chromosomeRemarks
Namespacehttp://rs.gbif.org/terms/1.0/
Data Type string
Requiredfalse