Checklist of the Hymenoptera of Canada, Alaska and Greenland

Latest version published by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada on Feb 24, 2021 Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

This checklist documents the distribution of all described species of Hymenoptera (Insecta) in northern North America tabulated across the provinces and territories of Canada, the state of Alaska (United States of America) and Greenland (Denmark).

Data Records

The data in this checklist 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 2,527 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.

  • Taxon (core)
    2527
  • Distribution 
    8402

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

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 2,527 records in English (105 KB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (13 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (7 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Bennett A (2021): Checklist of the Hymenoptera of Canada, Alaska and Greenland. v2.0. Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.5886/4piso5

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 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: a50c0cd6-f5d7-417d-ab58-71975148edf6.  Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by .

Keywords

Checklist; species distributions; sawflies; parasitic and predatory wasps; North America

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Andrew Bennett
Research Taxonomist
Agriculture And Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Ave K1Y 4X2 Ottawa ON CA 16137591900

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Andrew Bennett
Research Taxonomist
Agriculture And Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Ave K1Y 4X2 Ottawa ON CA 16137591900

Who filled in the metadata:

Andrew Bennett
Research Taxonomist
Agriculture And Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Ave K1Y 4X2 Ottawa ON CA 16137591900

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Andrew Bennett
Research Taxonomist
Agriculture And Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Ave K1Y 4X2 Ottawa ON CA 16137591900

Geographic Coverage

Canada, Alaska (United States of America), and Greenland (Denmark).

Bounding Coordinates South West [41.574, -180], North East [83.658, -11.074]

Taxonomic Coverage

Sawflies, Chalcidoidea, Mymarommatoidea

Order  Hymenoptera
Superfamily  Anaxyeloidea,  Cephoidea,  Orussoidea,  Pamphiloidea,  Tenthredinoidea,  Chalcidoidea,  Mymarommatoidea
Family  Anaxyelidae,  Cephidae,  Orussidae,  Pamphiliidae,  Siricidae,  Xiphydriidae,  Argidae,  Cimbicidae,  Diprionidae,  Pergidae,  Tenthredinidae,  Xyelidae,  Aphelinidae,  Azotidae,  Chalcididae,  Encyrtidae,  Eulophidae,  Eupelmidae,  Eurytomidae,  Leucospidae,  Megastigmidae,  Mymaridae,  Ormyridae,  Perilampidae,  Pteromalidae,  Signiphoridae,  Tetracampidae,  Torymidae,  Trichogrammatidae,  Mymarommatidae,  Eucharitidae

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 10.5886/4piso5
https://data.canadensys.net/ipt/resource?r=aafc-hymenoptera-canada-ak-gl