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European stag beetle monitoring network: transect observations
Thomaes A, Barbalat S, Bardiani M, Bower L, Campanaro A, Soutinho J G, Harvey D, Hawes C, Kadej M, Méndez M, Rink M, Rossi De Gasperis S, Ruyts S, Šerić Jelaska L, Smit J, Smolis A, Vrezec A, Brosens D (2023). European stag beetle monitoring network: transect observations. Version 1.9. Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO). Occurrence dataset.
Contact: Thomaes, Arno

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European stag beetle monitoring network: transect observations is an occurrence dataset published by the Research Institute of Nature and Forest (INBO). This dataset contains transect data for Lucanus cervus, collected using a standard protocol (European stag beetle monitoring network ESBMN). more

The ESBMN is a European citizen science projects with participants from the Research Institute for Nature and Forest, Natuurpunt, University of Zagreb,, Hirschkäferfreunde-Nature two e.V., Centro di ricerca Difesa e Certificazione, Reparto Carabinieri Biodiversità di Verona, Natural History Museum “La Specola”, University of Florence, European Invertebrate Survey, University of Wrocław, Associação Bioliving, Belgorod State University, National Institute of Biology, Rey Juan Carlos University, Switserland, I.I.Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, People’s Trust for Endangered Species, the Royal Hollway University of London and independent researchers.

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Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Terrestrial, Monitoring, Observation, Europe, Belgium, Europe, Croatia, Europe, Germany, Europe, Italy, Europe, Poland, Europe, Portugal, Europe, Slovenia, Europe, Spain, Europe, Switzerland, Europe, The Netherlands, Europe, United Kingdom, Serbia,

Geographical coverage
Europe, Belgium [Marine Regions]
Europe, Croatia [Marine Regions]
Europe, Germany [Marine Regions]
Europe, Italy [Marine Regions]
Europe, Poland [Marine Regions]
Europe, Portugal [Marine Regions]
Europe, Slovenia [Marine Regions]
Europe, Spain [Marine Regions]
Europe, Switzerland [Marine Regions]
Europe, The Netherlands
Europe, United Kingdom [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
5 July 2007 - 9 September 2020

Taxonomic coverage
Lucanus cervus

Occurrence of biota

Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Omgeving; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek (INBO), moredata creator
Barbalat, Sylviedata creator
Carabinieri Biodiversity Department Verona, moredata creator

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring
Metadatarecord created: 2023-10-16
Information last updated: 2023-10-16
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