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Gabon Biodiversity Collection Amphibian

Latest version published on Oct 8, 2018
This resource has not been registered with GBIF

Gabon Biodiversity Collection is the largest zoological reference collection known in Central Africa. It consist of 123000 specimen including Mammals, birds, fish, reptiles and amphibians, plants and mainly arthropods. The collection of amphibian actually has over 500 specimen. Amphibian are under studied and our hope is to foster more research in the region by making available what is already available as information.

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 474 records. 1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    474
  • Multimedia 
    326

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

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 474 records in English (37 KB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (5 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (5 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:

Gabon Biodiversity Collection

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has not been registered with GBIF

Keywords

Occurrence

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Elie Tobi
Assistant Curator
Gabon Biodiversity Program Smithsonian Institution BP 48 241 Gamba Ogooue-Maritime GA +24101559004

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Elie Tobi
Assistant Curator
Gabon Biodiversity Program Smithsonian Institution BP 48 241 Gamba Ogooue-Maritime GA +24101559004

Who filled in the metadata:

Elie Tobi
Assistant Curator
Gabon Biodiversity Program Smithsonian Institution BP 48 241 Gamba Ogooue-Maritime GA +24101559004

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Elie Tobi

Geographic Coverage

Amphibian were collected in the Gamba Complex of Protected Area including two national parks, Longa and Moukalaba Doudou. It also covers the Ogooue-River boundaries, the Plateaux Batekes and the north of Libreville.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-2.636, 9.624], North East [0.198, 13.843]

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.idigbio.org/resource?r=gbc-a