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IRAD Cameroon insect collection

Latest version published by IRAD Cameroun (Institut de Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement Cameroun) on Jul 17, 2018 IRAD Cameroun (Institut de Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement Cameroun)

Insect specimens, collected for agrosciences by Bruneau De Miré FR: specimens d'insectes collectés pour la recherche agricole, par Bruneau De MIRE

Data Records

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Ndzana Abanda F.X., Tindo M. Woin N. The insection collection of Institut of Agricultural Research for Development of Cameroon (IRAD)

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is IRAD Cameroun (Institut de Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement Cameroun). This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has not been registered with GBIF

Keywords

Insect pests; Cameroon; Crops; occurence; Insect pests; Cameroon; Crops; occurence

Contacts

Who created the resource:

François-Xavier Ndzana Abanda
Scientist
IRAD Nkolbisson Yaounde Centre CM

Who can answer questions about the resource:

François-Xavier Ndzana Abanda
Scientist
IRAD Nkolbisson Yaounde Centre CM

Who filled in the metadata:

Maurice Tindo
Scientist-Lecturer
Faculty of Science, University of Douala Faculté des Sciences Université de Douala 24157 Douala Littoral CM 699548324

Who else was associated with the resource:

Point Of Contact
François-Xavier Ndzana Abanda
Scientist
IRAD Nkolbisson Yaounde Centre CM
Content Provider
Maurice Tindo
Faculty of Science, University of Douala Faculté des Sciences Université de Douala 24157 Douala Littoral CM 699548324
Processor
Dimitri Brosens
INBO/ Belgian Biodiversity Platform Havenlaan 88, bus 73 1000 Brussels Brussels BE +32497354796

Geographic Coverage

Specimens were collected in Cameroon, Central African Republic and Ivory Coast. FR: Specimens collectés sur tout le territoire du Cameroun, mais des specimens des autres pays comme la Republiqe Centre Africaine et Côte d'Ivoiire sont inclus

Bounding Coordinates South West [1.801, 8.306], North East [12.94, 16.304]

Taxonomic Coverage

Insecta

Class  Insecta

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1952-01-01 / 2001-01-01

Project Data

The aim of this project is to mobilize biodiversity information in these collections and from associated literature to make it publicly available and help in the management of native and introduced pests in Cameroon.

Title Data mobilization for crop protection against native and invasive pest species for sustainable agricultural production in Cameroon”
Identifier BID-AF2017-0151-SMA:
Funding GBIF, European Union
Study Area Description Cameroon
Design Description N/A

The personnel involved in the project:

Point Of Contact
François-Xavier Ndzana Abanda
Principal Investigator
Maurice Tindo
User
Apollin Fotso

Sampling Methods

Light trapping, visual cash, samples rearing, sweet netting

Study Extent Cameroon

Method step description:

  1. N/A

Collection Data

Collection Name Irad Cameroon insect collection
Specimen preservation methods Pinned

Additional Metadata

Purpose This collection was established for agricultural research purpose. Inseect pests identification for farmers, sciencist and exrention agents.
Maintenance Description This is an old collection and the curatory activity is almost not existent
Alternative Identifiers http://ipt-cameroun.gbif.fr/resource?r=irad-cameroon-insect-collection