Red list of flora and fauna of Poltava region of Ukraine

Latest version published by Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO) on Feb 20, 2024 Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO)

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The checklist consists of species of animals and plants that are rare or endangered in the territory of the Poltava region of Ukraine. The checklist was implemented by the decision of the eighteenth session of the fourth convocation of the Poltava Regional Council dated March 23, 2005.

Data Records

The data in this checklist 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 241 records.

1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

Taxon (core)

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.


The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Marushchak O, Vasyliuk O, Prylutskyi O (2024). Red list of flora and fauna of Poltava region of Ukraine. Version 1.0. Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO). Checklist dataset.


Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO). 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.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 788fc9f0-5072-49b1-8713-0c329583aee3.  Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Participant Node Managers Committee.


Checklist; regional red list; animals; plants; fauna; flora; Poltava region; Ukraine; biodiversity; regional conservation; Inventoryregional


Oleksii Marushchak
  • Metadata Provider
  • Custodian Steward
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
junior researcher
I. I. Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology NAS of Ukraine
Vul. B. Khmelnytskogo, 15
01030 Kyiv
Olexiy Vasyliuk
  • Originator
junior researcher
I. I. Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology NAS of Ukraine
Vul. B. Khmelnytskogo, 15
01030 Kyiv
Oleh Prylutskyi
  • Originator
Associate Professor
V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
Svobody sq. 4
61022 Kharkiv

Geographic Coverage

The checklist covers the territory of Poltava administrative region of Ukraine.

Bounding Coordinates South West [48.74, 32.08], North East [50.55, 35.49]

Taxonomic Coverage

The Checklist consists of species of plants and animals.

Kingdom Animalia, Plantae
Phylum Arthropoda, Chordata, Tracheophyta, Bryophyta, Ascomycota
Class Squamata, Insecta, Aves, Amphibia, Mammalia, Lycopodiopsida, Liliopsida, Magnoliopsida, Polypodiopsida, Lecanoromycetes, Sphagnopsida, Gnetopsida

Sampling Methods

Scientific names were manually extracted from the species list indicated on the web site:

Study Extent The Checklist covers the entire territory of Poltava administrative region of Ukraine.
Quality Control Scientific names, including authorship, are given using GBIF species matching tool.

Method step description:

  1. Manual data transcribing from the document to the spreadsheet.

Additional Metadata