OCCURRENCE

Biological Collection of National Taiwan Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

Latest version published by National Taiwan Museum on 16 January 2023 National Taiwan Museum
This dataset is one of the main digitization products of National Taiwan Museum (Taipei, Taiwan) biological collection specimen, which include fish specimen from Johnson T.F. Chen (陳兼善), snack specimen from Ming-Chung Tu (杜銘章), bird specimen from Wild Bird Society of Taipei (臺北市野鳥學會), shellfish specimen from Yasuichi Horikawa (堀川安市) and Kin-Yang Lai (賴景陽), crustacean specimen from Chia-Hsiang Wang (王嘉祥), algae specimen from and Young-Meng Chiang (江永棉) and Su-fang Huang (黃淑芳), bryophyte and lichen specimen from Ming-Jou Lai (賴明洲 ), Chung-K'uei Wang (王忠魁), and Shan-Hsiung Lin (林善雄), and some specimen of extinct or regional extinct species such as Neofelis nebulosa brachyura Swinhoe, 1862 and Cyrenodonax formosana Dall, 1903.
Publication date:
16 January 2023
License:
CC-BY 4.0

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 23,346 records.

3 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)
    23346
  • Identification 
    29563
  • ExtendedMeasurementOrFact 
    6992
  • dnaDerivedData 
    300

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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Versions

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

Rights

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is National Taiwan Museum. 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: 24f1ac6a-8f1d-4d23-8453-e5ce18bff54c.  National Taiwan Museum publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Taiwan Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Fu-Chun Yang
Research Assistant
National Taiwan Museum, Collection Management Department
Taipei
TW

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Fu-Chun Yang
Research Assistant
National Taiwan Museum, Collection Management Department
Taipei
TW
Jun-Tsong Lin
Associate Curator
National Taiwan Museum, Collection Management Department
Taipei
TW
Yu-Chwen Hsu
Associate Curator
National Taiwan Museum, Research Department
Taipei
TW

Who filled in the metadata:

Fu Chun Yang
Research Assistant
National Taiwan Museum, Collection Management Department
Taipei
TW

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Fu-Chun Yang

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Phylum  Platyhelminthes (flatworms [扁蟲]),  Chordata (chordate [脊索動物])
Class  Mammalia (mammals [哺乳類, 哺乳動物]),  Myxini (hagfishes [盲鰻]),  Chondrichthyes (cartilaginous fishes [軟骨魚]),  Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes [輻鰭魚]),  Cephalopoda (cephalopods [頭足類]),  Amphibia (amphibians [兩棲類, 兩棲動物]),  Aves (birds [鳥類])
Unranked  Lichens (lichens [地衣])

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1848-02-25 / 2015-04-04

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 24f1ac6a-8f1d-4d23-8453-e5ce18bff54c
https://ipt.taibif.tw/resource?r=ntm-bio-collection