African Mammals Databank
Entry ID: IAE_AfricanMammals

[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: The African Mammals Databank is a GIS-based databank on the distribution and
conservation of all the big and medium-sized mammals over the whole African
continent. The databank has been implemented by the IEA (Institute of Applied
Ecology), in co-operation with several institutions in Africa, during a
three-year project funded by the European Commission, Directorate-General ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: Metadata in Biological Data Profile format.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 30.0   S: -33.0   E: 50.0   W: -18.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Institute of Applied Ecology
Dataset Title: African Mammals Databank
Dataset Release Place: Rome, Italy
Dataset Publisher: Institute of Applied Ecology
Online Resource: http://serverbau.bio.uniroma1.it/gisbau/amd.php
Location Keywords
ISO Topic Category
Quality Includes 281 species belonging to 12 orders and 28 families with information on
distribution, ecology and conservation status with field studies carried out in
four countries on a total of 427 plots. Defining areas of potential presence
still must depend on bibliographic search and specialist advice, definition of
... View entire text
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Dipartimento di Biologia Animale e dell Uomo, Universita di Roma - La Sapienza Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://serverbau.bio.uniroma1.it/cgi-bin/home.pl

Data Center Personnel
Name: LUIGI BOITANI
Phone: +39 06 4991 4746
Email: luigi.boitani at uniromal.it
Contact Address:
University of Rome - La Sapienza
Head of the Department of Animal and Human Biology
Viale dell'Universita, 32
City: Rome
Postal Code: 00185
Country: Italy
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +39 06 4991 4746
Email: luigi.boitani at uniromal.it
Contact Address:
University of Rome - La Sapienza
Head of the Department of Animal and Human Biology
Viale dell'Universita, 32
City: Rome
Postal Code: 00185
Country: Italy
View entire list
Publications/References
Boitani et al., January 1998, A Databank for the Conservation and Management of
the African Mammals Rome, Italy, Institute of Applied Ecology.
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-01-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-04-03
[ Update this Record ]


Link to Web Site