[tdwg-content] Treatise on Occurrence, tokens, and basisOfRecord
hlapp at nescent.org
Wed Oct 27 21:23:53 CEST 2010
On Oct 27, 2010, at 2:59 PM, Richard Pyle wrote:
> Some possibilities:
> An Occurrence is a combination of an Individual and an Event.
> An Occurrence is a coupling of an Individual and an Event.
> An Occurrence is a pairing of an Individual and an Event.
Probably the latter, assuming that by pairing we do not mean union,
but forming a tuple. Thus, more formally, an Occurrence would be a
tuple of (Individual, Event), and has properties for referring to the
Individual and the Event.
Is that congruent with what you had in mind?
: Hilmar Lapp -:- Durham, NC -:- informatics.nescent.org :
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