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Bumble bees and Large Carpenter bees in the UVM Zadock Thompson Zoological Collection

Latest version published by Vermont Center for Ecostudies on Sep 24, 2021 Vermont Center for Ecostudies

All bumble bee (Bombus) and Eastern Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa virginica) specimens in the Zadock Thompson Zoological Collection. Digitized and identified between 2012 and 2019 by Leif Richardson and Spencer Hardy as part of the Vermont Bumble Bee Atlas

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 1,741 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.

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Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

McFarland K, Hardy S (2020): Bumble bees and Large Carpenter bees in the UVM Zadock Thompson Zoological Collection. v1.4. Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Dataset/Occurrence. https://ipt.vtecostudies.org/ipt-2.3.5/resource?r=uvmbombus&v=1.4

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: 155ad75a-6721-4fc5-9c94-4eef447ee650.  Vermont Center for Ecostudies publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Kent McFarland
Conservation Biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies 05055 Norwich VT US
Spencer Hardy
Project Coordinator
Vermont Center for Ecostudies 05055 Norwich VT US

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Kent McFarland
Vermont Center for Ecostudies PO Box 420 05055 Norwich VT US

Who filled in the metadata:

Spencer Hardy
Project Coordinator
Vermont Center for Ecostudies 05055 Norwich VT US

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Spencer Hardy
Point Of Contact
Kent McFarland
Conservation Biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies 05055 Norwich VT US
Content Provider
Leif Richardson

Geographic Coverage

United States

Bounding Coordinates South West [17.979, -132.188], North East [60.24, -59.062]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Genus  Bombus
Species  Xylocopa (virginica)

Project Data

No Description available

Title Vermont Atlas of Life

The personnel involved in the project:

Sampling Methods

Unknown - collection is a variety of collections, including many from UVM students and professors

Study Extent Mostly Vermont and northeastern US
Quality Control Final determinations by Leif Richardson

Method step description:

  1. Unknown

Collection Data

Collection Name Zadock Thompson Zoological Collections
Specimen preservation methods Pinned

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Richardson, L. L., K.P. McFarland, S. Zahendra, and S. Hardy. 2018. Bumble bee (Bombus) distribution and diversity in Vermont, USA: a century of change. Journal of Insect Conservation 23: 45–62. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10841-018-0113-5

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 155ad75a-6721-4fc5-9c94-4eef447ee650
https://ipt.vtecostudies.org/ipt-2.3.5/resource?r=uvmbombus