Historical findings of Salvinia natans in Ukraine

Latest version published by Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO) on Feb 15, 2023 Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO)
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15 February 2023
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The dataset consists of registration points of Salvinia natans (Resolution 4 of Bern Convention code: C1.225. Floating Salvinia natans mats) found within the literature resources and by the author during field research conducted in XXI century - O. Bezsmertna.

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Bezsmertna O (2022): Historical findings of Salvinia natans in Ukraine. v1.2. Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO). Dataset/Occurrence. https://gbif.univer.kharkov.ua/resource?r=salviniaukr1&v=1.2


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 4f3a73a3-ee40-42cd-b678-24516f32d56e.  Ukrainian Nature Conservation Group (NGO) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Participant Node Managers Committee.


Occurrence; mats; Ukraine; Salvinia natans; Emerald; floating mats; plants; Occurrence


Olesya Bezsmertna
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
Oleksii Marushchak
  • Programmer
junior researcher
I. I. Schmalhausen institute of Zoology NAS of Ukraine

Geographic Coverage

The dataset consists of points within the territory of Ukraine.

Bounding Coordinates South West [44.371, 22.104], North East [52.402, 40.21]

Taxonomic Coverage

Dataset consists of exclusively Salvinia natans finds.

Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Polypodiopsida
Order Salviniales
Family Salviniaceae
Genus Salvinia

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1840-01-01 / 2021-01-01

Sampling Methods

Data on finds of Salvinia natans were collected during field research conducted by O. Bezsmertna in XXI century. Additional data was obtained from literature resources and museum collections.

Study Extent Dataset consists of Salvinia natans findings.
Quality Control Author is fully responsible for the accuracy of data provided within the dataset.

Method step description:

  1. 1. Field research and species indetification.
  2. 2. Studying of literature resources.
  3. 3. Investigating of museum collections.
  4. 4. Georeferencing.
  5. 5. Organizing of a dataset.

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 4f3a73a3-ee40-42cd-b678-24516f32d56e