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FBIP: SeaKeys - iziko_cartilaginous_fish

Latest version published by South African National Biodiversity Institute on Jun 30, 2020 South African National Biodiversity Institute

The iziko South African Museum has a comprehensive holdings comprising of identified cartilaginous fish, mostly from Cape waters, but extending to Angola and Mozambique and the Southern, Indian and Atlantic Oceans. It currently contains 4066 records.

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 4,066 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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Metadata as an RTF file download in English (7 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Bosman A (2020): FBIP: SeaKeys - iziko_cartilaginous_fish. v1.1. South African National Biodiversity Institute. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=iziko_cartilaginous_fish&v=1.1

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is South African National Biodiversity Institute. 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: e87e0415-bdb2-45eb-8954-b6b4454e1852.  South African National Biodiversity Institute publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by South African Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Albe Bosman
Collections Manager: Ichthyology
Iziko Museums 25 Queen Victoria street 8000 Cape Town Western Cape ZA 0832599130

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Albe Bosman
Collections Manager: Ichthyology
Iziko Museums 25 Queen Victoria street 8000 Cape Town Western Cape ZA 0832599130

Who filled in the metadata:

Albe Bosman
Collections Manager: Ichthyology
Iziko Museums 25 Queen Victoria street 8000 Cape Town Western Cape ZA 0832599130

Who else was associated with the resource:

Content Provider
Mahlatse Kgatla
FBIP Data Specialist
SANBI 2 Cussonia Avenue 0184 Pretoria Gauteng ZA 0128435196
http://fbip.co.za/contact/

Geographic Coverage

Global coverage

Bounding Coordinates South West [-80, -64.033], North East [80.416, 60.133]

Taxonomic Coverage

Marine Cartilaginous Fish

Phylum  Chordata (Cartilaginous fish)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1852-08-12 / 2015-02-08

Project Data

The iziko South African Museum has a comprehensive holdings comprising of identified cartilaginous fish, mostly from Cape waters, but extending to Angola and Mozambique and the Southern, Indian and Atlantic Oceans. It currently contains 4066 records.

Title SeaKeys - iziko_cartilaginous_fish
Identifier IBIP-ITP13060118420
Funding Foundational Biodiversity Information Programme
Study Area Description Global coverage

The personnel involved in the project:

Principal Investigator
Kerry Sink

Sampling Methods

Museum Specimens

Study Extent Global coverage
Quality Control Some georeferencing was done, needs further verification of georeferences and taxonomic verification.

Method step description:

  1. Various methods used, outlined in the spreadsheet

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=iziko_cartilaginous_fish