Description

This database contains 1479 occurrences of 78 epiphytic mosses species recorded from the northwest Iberian sector between 1994 and 2013. The main purpose of the study design was to contribute to reduce the knowledge gaps on the distribution of Iberian epiphytic mosses. All the occurrences were obtained by a systematic survey.

Overall information
Goals

The main purpose of the database is to contribute to reduce the knowledge gaps on the distribution of Iberian epiphytic mosses.

Taxonomic Coverage
Scientific names

Phyllum Bryophyta. Class Bryopsida Order: Bryales, Dicranales, Grimmiales, Hedwigiales, Hypnales, Orthotrichales, Pottiales.

Geospatial Coverage

Spanish north inner plateau and Iberian Peninsula central plateau. Duero and Tajo river basins comprising 17 counties (Asturias, Ávila, Burgos, Cáceres, Cuenca, Guadalajara, León, Lugo, Madrid, Orense, Palencia, Salamanca, Segovia, Soria, Toledo, Valladolid y Zamora).

Period of study

From 01/01/1994 to 31/12/2013.

Resources from the colletion
Types of objects

Non-fossil organisms.

Types of resources

Field observations.

Digitalization
Nº of copies / records

1.479

Nº of species

78

Percentage of computerization

100

Percentage of georeferenced registers

100

Does it include Type specimens?

No

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