Mediterranean freshwater invertebrates

A metadata database on macroinvertebrate genera collected in Mediterranean Basin rivers. General environmental information per site is also provided together with biological traits from Tachet et al. (2002)

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BF49 (

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated June 23, 2017, 14:45 (UTC)
Created June 23, 2017, 14:45 (UTC)
Access constraints internal
Bbox east long 36.00
Bbox north lat 44.00
Bbox south lat 31.00
Bbox west long -8.00
Dataset language eng
Guid BF49
Licence This is a metadatabase. People who provided data (from reports, PhD,...) were contacted few years ago and agreed to upload the database on a portal and to provide free access of the whole database to people who contributed with data. To make the database completely public (even for those who did not contribute with data) the data providers need to be contacted first.
Metadata date 2013-11-19
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Spatial data type Polygon
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1968-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2004-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota, environment, inlandWaters
harvest_object_id d3c4980d-be51-4df0-83d5-a6ee27240e6c
harvest_source_id 65f99de1-ecac-4e1d-9081-b5dcd8eedffd
harvest_source_title fip-mdb

Dataset extent