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Ants from the Paraguayan dry Chaco

Latest version published by Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences on Mar 14, 2017 Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

Reference collection of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from the Paraguayan dry Chaco, collected along an aridity gradient between 2001 and 2004. Overall, 1280 samples were carried out allowing to collect 50,552 individuals corresponding to 38 genera and 212 species or morphospecies.

Data Records

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 0b0bc0f0-bfad-11dd-aa16-b8a03c50a862.  Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Belgium Biodiversity Platform.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Maurice Leponce
Team Leader
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Rue Vautier 29 1000 Brussels BE

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Maurice Leponce
Team Leader
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Rue Vautier 29 1000 Brussels BE

Who filled in the metadata:

Nicolas NoƩ
IT Expert
Belgian Biodiversity Platform - Belspo Avenue Louise 231 1050 Bruxelles BE

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Nicolas Noe

Geographic Coverage

Paraguayan dry Chaco

Bounding Coordinates South West [-27.684, -63.457], North East [-18.73, -54.229]

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 0b0bc0f0-bfad-11dd-aa16-b8a03c50a862
http://ipt.biodiversity.be/resource?r=rbins_ants