Samoa Biodiversity Database

Date created: 21 April 2020

This dataset is an aggregation of historic occurrence records collected by many contributors. It is maintained by the Samoan Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE). It was originally assembled in 1994, by Dr Antony Robinson, who is an Australian researcher who was working for the Volunteer Services Abroad with MNRE for a year. The development and compilation was completed with funds from the CBD Biodiversity Clearing House

Thank you to GBIF and the BID programme for their support in mobilizing this dataset Publication of this dataset was funded by the European Union

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  • 10.15468/pqbljf
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Publication Date 2018-05-02
Language en
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Additional Info The following researchers contributed to the aggregated dataset: A. Robinson A. Opie B. Blockstein D. Butler C. Shuster Child DuPont G. Grant Gill J. Seebeck Laavasa M. Parsons Muse and Muse Ollier et al P. Whittington PAM Park et al Patu R. Hay Reed T. Lovegrove Whist and Pears A. Whistler
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To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0) . Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.


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