Checklist and distribution of the Italian fauna

The database "Checklist and distribution of the Italian fauna" CKmap includes the detailed distributional records (approx. 540,000 records) of over 12,700 species and subspecies of the Italian Fauna, georeferenced using UTM 10x10 grid cells.

This database can be consulted using the stand-alone program available at Full documentation is available in the CKmap volume from: and a documentation brochure at:

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BFE_28 (

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated June 23, 2017, 14:46 (UTC)
Created June 23, 2017, 14:46 (UTC)
Access constraints no limitations
Dataset language eng
Dataset reference date 2006-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid BFE_28
Licence no conditions apply
Metadata date 2013-11-14
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Spatial harvester true
Topic category biota
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harvest_source_id 65f99de1-ecac-4e1d-9081-b5dcd8eedffd
harvest_source_title fip-mdb