[tdwg-tag] Proposed Darwin Core term additions and changes: individualRemarks and establishmentMeans
steve.baskauf at vanderbilt.edu
Thu Aug 12 00:08:35 CEST 2010
I'm sorry, the URL of the proposed class addition was
not issue 70.
Steve Baskauf wrote:
> In http://code.google.com/p/darwincore/issues/detail?id=70 I proposed
> addition of the class Individual to Darwin Core. In the discussion of
> that proposal, the question was raised as to which existing DwC terms
> should be a part of this class if it were added. After considerable
> thought and some work in developing RDF representations for
> Individuals, I believe that the term establishmentMeans should be a
> member of the proposed class. It has also become clear to me that if
> the class is introduced, there is a need for the term
> individualRemarks which would serve a parallel purpose to other
> xxRemarks terms in DwC. I have provided implementation examples in
> the recommendations, which can be found at
> If you would like to discuss these proposals, please post on the
> tdwg-contents list or add comments to the Google Code wiki. I have
> cross-posted to the tdwg-tag list, but I think any discussion would be
> better held on the tdwg-content list, so please post there.
> Steve Baskauf
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