New England Pea Clam (Sphaeriidae) Occurrences

Latest version published by Vermont Center for Ecostudies on 28 December 2022 Vermont Center for Ecostudies
Occurrence records for Pea or Fingernail Clams (Sphaeriidae) from the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (VTDEC) and Jim Kellogg.
Publication date:
28 December 2022
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Data Records

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 2,009 records.

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Kellogg J, Lew-Smith M (2022): New England Pea Clam (Sphaeriidae) Occurrences. v1.5. Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Dataset/Occurrence. https://ipt.vtatlasoflife.org/resource?r=vtsphaeriidae&v=1.5


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 0c215a6a-94b8-4679-910c-8e2069c62ce2.  Vermont Center for Ecostudies publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.


Occurrence; Specimen


Who created the resource:

Michael Lew-Smith
Arrowwood Environmental

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Kent McFarland
conservation biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies

Who filled in the metadata:

Kent McFarland
conservation biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies

Who else was associated with the resource:

Kent McFarland

Geographic Coverage

New England Area, USA

Bounding Coordinates South West [41.013, -73.521], North East [47.517, -66.973]

Taxonomic Coverage

Pea or Fingernail Clams (Sphaeriidae)

Family  Sphaeriidae (Pea Clams)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1981-04-30 / 2019-10-11

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 0c215a6a-94b8-4679-910c-8e2069c62ce2