NDFF Dragonflies distribution Limburg

Latest version published by Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF) on Mar 26, 2018 Dutch National Database of Flora and Fauna (NDFF)

Observations from 57 observers, most of whom are members of the Limburg Natural History Society (NHGL), are included in the dragonfly working atlas. In 2003, work was started on checking the available observations of dragonflies and adding them to the atlas. About 64,000 observations of dragonflies in Limburg have now been incorporated in the working atlas.

The atlas presents data from 2 time periods; from 1977 to 1996 and from 1997 to 2003.

All data from the Dragonflies in Limburg working atlas has been included in the NDFF database through the Limburg nature database NatuurBank Limburg.

Dataset available via https://www.ndff.nl/english / serviceteamndff@natuurloket.nl

Positive observations without zeros.

65,336 records



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Dries Oomen

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

Province of Limburg

Bounding Coordinates South West [50.745, 5.566], North East [51.777, 6.177]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Order  Odonata (Dragonflies)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1977-07-09 / 2004-04-15

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers https://ipt.ndff.nl/resource?r=7_002_libellenatlas_limburg