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Historic Lady Beetle (Coccinellidae) Records from Vermont, USA

Latest version published by Vermont Center for Ecostudies on Feb 13, 2020 Vermont Center for Ecostudies

Occurrence data for Lady Beetles (Coccinellidae) of Vermont derived from an historical publication from 1976 that contained first and last dates (month-day) and counties where collected (see http://val.vtecostudies.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Lady-Beetles-VT-Checklist-1976.pdf) and records from the Lost Ladybug Project (http://www.lostladybug.org/).

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 387 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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Data as a DwC-A file download 387 records in English (14 KB) - Update frequency: not planned
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Metadata as an RTF file download in English (7 KB)

Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

McFarland K, Loomis J (2018): Historic Lady Beetle (Coccinellidae) Records from Vermont, USA. v1.13. Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.vtecostudies.org/ipt-2.3.5/resource?r=lady_beetles_checklist_coccinellidae&v=1.13

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Vermont Center for Ecostudies. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 85eb6fc8-8e95-4621-9fe0-661d483ac614.  Vermont Center for Ecostudies publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Lady Beetles; Ladybugs; Ladybird Beetles

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Kent McFarland
Conservation Biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies PO Box 420 05055 Norwich Vermont US 802.649.1431
Jason Loomis
Software Engineer
Vermont Center for Ecostudies PO Box 420 05055 Norwich Vermont

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Kent McFarland
Conservation Biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies PO Box 420 05055 Norwich Vermont US 802.649.1431

Who filled in the metadata:

Kent McFarland
Conservation Biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies PO Box 420 05055 Norwich Vermont US 802.649.1431

Who else was associated with the resource:

Content Provider
Kent McFarland
Conservation Biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies PO Box 420 05055 Norwich Vermont US 802.649.1431

Geographic Coverage

State: Vermont

Bounding Coordinates South West [42.682, -73.433], North East [45.027, -71.411]

Taxonomic Coverage

Coccinellidae found in Vermont

Family  Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles)

Project Data

No Description available

Title Vermont Atlas of Life
Study Area Description State of Vermont

The personnel involved in the project:

Sampling Methods

Unknown

Study Extent State of Vermont

Method step description:

  1. Unknown

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Parker, Bruce L., Gordon R. Nielsen, and Ross T. Bell. 1976. Lady Beetles: A Checklist of the COnccinellidae of Vermont (Insect: Coleoptera). Agricultural Exp. Station Bulletin 681. University of Vermont. http://val.vtecostudies.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Lady-Beetles-VT-Checklist-1976.pdf
  2. Losey, J., Allee, L., & Smyth, R. (2012). The Lost Ladybug Project: Citizen spotting surpasses scientist's surveys. American Entomologist, 58(1), 22-24. http://www.lostladybug.org

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 85eb6fc8-8e95-4621-9fe0-661d483ac614
http://ipt.vtecostudies.org/ipt-2.3.5/resource?r=lady_beetles_checklist_coccinellidae