BASIS_OF_RECORD_INVALID - AtlasOfLivingAustralia/ala-dataquality Wiki

Description

The given basis of record is impossible to interpret or very different from the recommended vocabulary: http://rs.gbif.org/vocabulary/dwc/basis_of_record.xml

See also https://dwc.tdwg.org/terms/#dwc:basisOfRecord.

Related fields

Implications and caveats

Severity: Error

The basis of record provides information on the process that produces an occurrence record. It can help to determine the usefulness of the record in some applications.

The vocabulary used is the GBIF vocabulary for basis of record. This is based on the Darwin Core vocabulary: https://dwc.tdwg.org/terms/#dwc:basisOfRecord.

Data custodian recommendations

Review the GBIF vocabulary and, if possible, provide a term or terms for basisOfRecord

Code reference

OccurrenceIssue.BASIS_OF_RECORD_INVALID

Replaces

badlyFormedBasisOfRecord