Wetland classification
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Basic specification
 
Visible name Wetland classification
Typical usage A list of estuarine, lacustrine, marine, palustrine and riverine communities where this species is natively found.
Visible display type Displayed in a short list with a special pop-up window for showing the full list of possible classifications.
Data entry view Biodiversity view

Storage details
 
SQL name WetlandClassification
Storage type A text value up to 50 characters in length.
Internal
representation
Internally the codes are stored rather than the description of the item.  Non-standard values are not supported.

Import / export notes

When importing and exporting the column name for this item is WetlandClassification.
When importing with the Merge option, the existing semicolon-separated values of this item will be merged with the values specified in the input file.
 
Action File type Notes
Import Delimited file A semicolon-separated list of wetland classification codes.
XML file ditto
Export Delimited file A semicolon-separated list of wetland classification codes.
XML file ditto

Publication templates

The replacement tag is <cb:WetlandClassification>. The possible attributes for this tag are shown below. Values marked with an asterisk are used by default.
 
Attribute Possible values Notes
multilist on * Output the list of names using an HTML <table></table> tag pair.  Each classification is placed in a separate row within the table.
off Output the list of classifications separated by spaces.
graphics on * The color code is shown.
off The color code is not shown.
code on * Show the code with the color.
off Do not show the code with the color.
text on * The text value is shown.  Because the wetland classification database field stores codes, the text value is in fact the same as the code.
off No text is written.

 

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Last reviewed March 25, 2004   

 

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