How well do you know your iSpot??

How well do you know your iSpot?? - Southern Africa : So you think you are on top of your iSpot? (which presumably reflects interest in our fauna and flora and moulds). Let us see how well you fare? * How many groups have over 10 000 observations on iSpot ZA? (or what are the most popular groups?) *

So you think you are on top of your iSpot? (which presumably reflects interest in our fauna and flora and moulds).
Let us see how well you fare?

* How many groups have over 10 000 observations on iSpot ZA?
(or what are the most popular groups?)

* What level are most insects on iSpot ZA identified to: family, genus or species?
(or how well do we know our insects?)

* What
- order
- family
- tribe
- genus
has the highest number of lowest resolution observations on iSpot ZA (i.e. excluding IDs below that level).
(or where should we be investing our research in taxonomy?)

* What is most observed species on iSpot ZA for:
- amphibian
- bird
- fish
- mammal
- reptile
- plant?
(or what are the most abundant and charismatic species?)

* What are the three most agreed to species on iSpot ZA?
(Hint: what are the most easily recognized and thus charismatic species in the region?)

* On average what are the two most recognized species (by agreements) on iSpot ZA?
Hint - a deep-diving Rasta would know the answer.

* What are the top 5 institutions / societies by members signed up to iSpot ZA?

* What are the top 5 institutions / societies / schemes by member's contributions to iSpot ZA?

* What are the top 5 tags used on iSpot ZA?

* What month (and year) has the highest observations on iSpot ZA?

21 Aug 2014
Tony Rebelo