Importing Collection Events

Caution: importing this way will allow duplicate nodes to be created, so please do not re-import collection events that are already in the database.

A list of collection events already in the database can be seen here.

This page to import.
There is a link to download a template CSV file on that page.

Fields (starred are required)

*lno
Locality number. Use Locality node title spellings exactly as listed here to complete the node references.

*collection_date
Date collection was made. Format as YYYY-MM-DD. Unkown date parts can be replaced with "01" as in "2002-06-01" to denote sometime in June 2002.

coordinates
Separate multiple values with ";" and no extra spaces (spaced will become part of names if included). Use Coordinates node title spellings exactly as listed here to complete the node references. Uses Feeds Tamper module.

field_year
The field year of the collection event. Current list of field years is here, others can be added automatically by filling in this field.

collectors
Separate multiple values with ";" and no extra spaces (spaced will become part of names if included). Use Person node title spellings exactly as listed here to complete the node references. Uses Feeds Tamper module.

collection_comments
Comments about this collection event.

collector_comments
Comments by/about the collectors.

discoverer
Only if this event represents the discovery of this locality. Separate multiple values with ";" and no extra spaces (spaced will become part of names if included). Use Person node title spellings exactly as listed here to complete the node references. Uses Feeds Tamper module.

discovery_comment
Only if this event represents the discovery of this locality. Comments about the discovery.

biblio_ref
Reference(s) for this locality.
Separate multiple values with ";" and no extra spaces (spaced will become part of names if included). Use Biblio node title spellings exactly as listed here to complete the node references. Uses Feeds Tamper module.

ref_page
Reference pages to go along with "biblio_ref" in the same order. Separate multiple values with ";" and no extra spaces. Uses Feeds Tamper modules.