Native status
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Basic specification
Visible name Native status
Typical usage An indicator used with regional flora to classify a plant as native, indigenous or endemic.
Visible display type Displayed using a drop-down list with color codes.
Data entry view Biodiversity view

Storage details
SQL name NativeStatus
Storage type A text value up to 20 characters in length.

Import / export notes

When importing and exporting the column name for this item is NativeStatus.
When importing with the Merge option, the existing value of this item will be completely overwritten by the value specified in the input file.
Action File type Notes
Import Delimited file Any value is acceptable, even values that are not in the list of custom categories for this item.
XML file ditto
Export Delimited file Exported as it is stored in the database.
XML file ditto

Publication templates

The replacement tag is <cb:NativeStatus>. The possible attributes for this tag are shown below. Values marked with an asterisk are used by default.
Attribute Possible values Notes
graphics on * The color patch is shown.
off The color patch is not shown.
code on * Show the code with the color patch.
off Do not show the code with the color patch.
text on * The text value of this item is written to the HTML document.
off No text is written.


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Last reviewed March 25, 2004   


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