SmOD Species Distribution Vocabulary

Authors
Tatiana Tarasova, Spaziodati
Jindřich Mynarz, University of Economics, Prague
Phil Archer W3C/ERCIM
Last Updated
8 May 2015

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Abstract

This vocabulary represents in RDF the part of the INSPIRE Species Distribution Theme that was included in the data model developed under the Smart Open Data project. An aggregate view of the INSPIRE Themes used in the project is available at http://www.w3.org/2015/03/inspire.

Status of this Document

This vocabulary is stable. Definitions may be updated to clarify semantics if appropriate but the basic definitions will not change. If you wish to add terms in the INSPIRE SD model not included here, please contact Phil Archer

This is not a W3C standard and has not been endorsed by the W3C Membership.


All terms at a glance

Classes: Species| SpeciesDistributionUnit

Properties: eunisSpeciesCode | eunomenID | hasSpecies | occurenceCategory

Namespaces used in this document
sdhttp://www.w3.org/2015/03/inspire/sd#
geohttp://www.opengis.net/ont/geosparql#
skoshttp://www.w3.org/2008/05/skos#
xsdhttp://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#
Diagrammatic view of the classes and relationships
Graph view of the classes and properties used in SmartOpenData, based on INSPIRE Species Distribution

Classes

Classsd:Species
rdfs:labelSpecies
rdfs:commentThis class represents any species of interest (this is equivalent to the INSPIRE Species Name Type).
Classsd:SpeciesDistributionUnit
rdfs:labelSpecies distribution unit
rdfs:commentThis class represents occurrence of animal and plant species aggregated by grid, region, administrative unit or other analytical unit.
rdfs:subClassOfgeo:SpatialObject

Properties

Propertysd:eunisSpeciesCode
rdfs:labeleunis species code
rdfs:commentThis property links the Species to the reference lists containing the European Nature Information System (EUNIS) species IDs maintained by the European Environmental Agency.
rdfs:domainsd:Species
Propertysd:eunomenID
rdfs:labeleunomen ID
rdfs:commentThis property links a species to its literal Fauna Europeana identifier, see http://www.eu-nomen.eu/.
rdfs:domainsd:Species
rdfs:rangerdfs:Literal
rdfs:subPropertyOfskos:notation
Propertysd:hasSpecies
rdfs:labelhas species
rdfs:commentThis property links the class of Species Distribution Unit to the class that represents any species of interest.
rdfs:domainsd:SpeciesDistributionUnit
rdfs:rangesd:Species
Propertysd:occurenceCategory
rdfs:labeloccurence category
rdfs:comment This property specifies the species population density in the Species Distribution Unit using values of the INSPIRE scheme of Occurrence Category Value http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/OccurrenceCategoryValue/.
rdfs:domainsd:Species
rdfs:rangeskos:Concept