Database containing all published georeferenced distribution records of dragonflies and damselflies of Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia, Timor Leste, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon islands. The names used reflect the taxonomy as used in 2022. Data entry & organisation: Rory Dow and Vincent Kalkman
The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 58,274 records.
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How to cite
Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Dow et al 2023. Checklist of the dragonflies and damselflies (Insecta: Odonata) of Sundaland and Wallacea (Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia and East Timor).
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Metadata; odonata; dragonfly; damselfly; freshwater; Observation
Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia, Timor Leste, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon islands.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-12.5, 94.56], North East [8.75, 163]|
Odonata (Anisoptera & Zygoptera)
|Order||Odonata (Dragonflies and damselflies)|
|Start Date / End Date||1853-01-01 / 2020-10-18|
- Dow et al 2023. Checklist of the dragonflies and damselflies (Insecta: Odonata) of Sundaland and Wallacea (Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia and East Timor).