NDFF Dutch vegetation database

Latest version published by Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) on Mar 22, 2018 Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF)

This resource is available in NDFF but already published by Alterra, Wageningen UR: https://www.gbif.org/dataset/740df67d-5663-41a2-9d12-33ec33876c47

Positive observations without zeros.

6,972,552 records in NDFF

NDFF protocol: https://www.ndff.nl/overdendff/validatie/protocollen/12-007-vegetatieopname/


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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Hennekens S (2016). Dutch Vegetation Database (LVD). Version 1.6. Alterra, Wageningen UR. Sampling_event Dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/ksqxep accessed via GBIF.org on 2017-10-16.


Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF). 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: 0300fabc-4c3a-4ee4-a862-bd7235e062c8.  Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility.




Who created the resource:

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Dries Oomen

Who filled in the metadata:

Who else was associated with the resource:

Henk de Vries
Node manager NLBIF
NLBIF (Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility) P.O.Box 9517 2300 RA Leiden NL

Geographic Coverage

The Netherlands

Bounding Coordinates South West [50.82, 3.34], North East [53.501, 7.251]

Taxonomic Coverage

All vascular plants

Kingdom  Plantae (plants)

Temporal Coverage

Formation Period 1868-current

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers https://ipt.ndff.nl/resource?r=12_007_vegetatieopname