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Kieppi bird collection

Latest version published by Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi on Jan 29, 2013 Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi

The bird collection consists 221 species and 536 individual specimen. The specimen in the collection have been prepared by Veikko Salkio. Species that occur rarely in Finland are represented among others. As a separate group featured are colour variations, hybrids and deformities in birds.

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 536 records.

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.


Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 536 records in English (25 KB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (5 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (6 KB)


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

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: ed52aaa1-5fa5-417d-815a-851a5731dcf0.  Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Finland.


Who created the resource:

Mari Mäenpää
Project employee
Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi Kokkola FI

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Paula Hyttinen
Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi Pitkänsillankatu 26 67100 Kokkola FI +358 6 8289425

Who filled in the metadata:

Hannu Saarenmaa
Digitisation Centre of the Finnish Museum of Natural History and the University of Eastern Finland Joensuu FI

Who else was associated with the resource:

Veikko Salkio

Geographic Coverage

Almost all specimens are from Finland.

Bounding Coordinates South West [59.34, 19.89], North East [70.21, 32.5]

Project Data

No Description available

Title Digitizing the culture heritage

The personnel involved in the project:

Mari Mäenpää

Sampling Methods

No animal has been killed for the collection, they have died due to road traffic or other accidental means. They have been brought by the authorities, helpers and also the public.

Collection Data

Collection Name Veikko Salkio's Nature Collection Kieppi
Collection Identifier Veikko Salkio's Nature Collection Kieppi
Parent Collection Identifier Veikko Salkio's Nature Collection Kieppi

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers ed52aaa1-5fa5-417d-815a-851a5731dcf0