Australian Insect Common Names Database
Entry ID: csiro_australianinsect

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Summary
Abstract: The Australian Insect Common Names Database includes insects in the
phylum of Arthropods, classes - Arachnida, Chilopoda, Collembola,
Diplopoda, Insecta, Malacostraca, and Symphyla.

This website database provides ready access to the correct scientific
name of every insect or related creature for which there is a common
(or vernacular) name in use in Australia. ... View entire text
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Description: Metadata in Biological Data Profile format.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -8.88   S: -45.73   E: 155.72   W: 111.22

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization
Dataset Title: Australian Insect Common Names Database
Dataset Release Date: 2001
Dataset Release Place: Australia
Dataset Publisher: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization
Issue Identification: April 23, 2001
Data Presentation Form: database
Online Resource: http://www.ento.csiro.au/aicn/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Quality The Australian Insect Common Names Database is based on the CSIRO
Handbook of the same name and has been updated and augmented to
reflect taxonomic changes, new names and newly recorded species.
Inevitably, we will have overlooked some changes in nomenclature or
potential additions. We welcome comments and contributions from ... View entire text
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Entomology Department, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ento.csiro.au/
Dataset ID: AICN

Data Center Personnel
Name: JOANNE DALY
Phone: +61 02 6246 4027
Fax: +61 02 6246 4133
Email: joanne.daly at csiro.au
Contact Address:
Chief
CSIRO Entomology
GPO Box 1700
UK
City: Canberra
Province or State: ACT
Postal Code: 2601
Country: AUSTRALIA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 02 6246 4089
Fax: +61 02 6246 4155
Email: rob.floyd at csiro.au
Contact Address:
CSIRO Entomology
GPO Box 1700 Canberra
ACT
Postal Code: 2601
Country: AUSTRALIA
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Publications/References
This website is based on the CSIRO Handbook of Australian Insect Names
- 6th edition, 1993.
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-06-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-12-12
Future DIF Review Date: 2003-06-26
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