Collection entomologique de l'Université Laval (ULQC)

Latest version published by Université Laval on Jul 27, 2018 Université Laval

The Laval University Entomological Collection houses approximately 300,000 specimens. It also houses the Léon Provencher Collection, which contains insects that are among the first specimens collected in the province of Quebec.

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 5,471 records. 1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    5471
  • Identification 
    5471

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.

Downloads

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Data as a DwC-A file download 5,471 records in English (182 KB) - Update frequency: unknown
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Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Favret C (2018): Collection entomologique de l'Université Laval (ULQC). v2.0. Université Laval. Dataset/Occurrence. https://doi.org/10.5886/bxbpry

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Université Laval. To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0). Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: efc3aee4-0153-4a6a-9815-4e1bb51f786a.  Université Laval publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Canada Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

ULQC; Laval University Entomological Collection; Collection entomologique de l'Université Laval; Université Laval; Canadensys; Canada; Québec; Collection; Specimens; Insects; Entomology; Occurrence; Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Colin Favret
Curator
Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre 4101 rue Sherbrooke est H1X 2B2 Montréal Québec CA 514-343-2158
http://favret.aphidnet.org

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Conrad Cloutier
Curator
Université Laval 2325 Rue de l'Université G1V 0A6 Québec Québec CA

Who filled in the metadata:

Colin Favret
Curator
Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre 4101 rue Sherbrooke est H1X 2B2 Montréal Québec CA 514-343-2158
http://favret.aphidnet.org

Geographic Coverage

Currently contains specimen from Quebec, Canada, but not necessarily restricted to this area.

Bounding Coordinates South West [45.027, -80.684], North East [62.714, -56.689]

Taxonomic Coverage

Entomological collection

Class  Insecta (Insects)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date 1900-01-01

Collection Data

Collection Name Collection entomologique de l'Université Laval
Collection Name Collection Léon-Provencher

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers doi:10.5886/bxbpry
http://data.canadensys.net/ipt/resource?r=ulqc-specimens