February 6, 2012
The Export Checklist produces a list of species for a given area together with the number of occurrences recorded in that area.
Note these records reflect the data held in the Atlas, and not the list of all species potentially found within an area.
Export Checklist menu option
From the menu option, select ‘Export’, and then ‘Checklist’.
Select an area for the species checklist
Press the ‘Next’ button. Note the ‘Define new area’ involves an extra step (please refer to Add Area for additional information).
The Species List Results Preview shows the first 200 species found in the area and the number of occurrences for each species.
Species List Results Preview window
Pressing the ‘Download’ button will produce a CSV file of all the Species and the number of occurrences.
Save the file to your file system or open it online
The fields in the CSV file are:
- Family Name
- Scientific Name
- Common name/s
- Taxon rank
- Scientific Name LSID
- Number of occurrences
Species List downloaded in Excel