An overview of BugsCEP's features, past use and potential can be found in Buckland, P.I., 2014. The Bugs Coleopteran Ecology Package (BugsCEP) database: 1000 sites and half a million fossils later. Quaternary International, 341, pp.272-282.
Click on the menu items above more information on BugsCEP's features, or use the Online Help for more detailed information on using the software (the help is duplicated in the program).
Click here or on the Download button above to see download and installation instructions.
Feel free to contact us for more information at the address below.
Data and new sites are continually being added, so keep in touch!
Please reference the use of BugsCEP with the following two citations, and include the date of download and program versions where data or methods are used:
Buckland, P.I. & Buckland, P.C. (2006). BugsCEP Coleopteran Ecology Package. IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology Data Contribution Series # 2006-116. NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program, Boulder CO, USA. URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/insect.html
Buckland, P.I. (2007). "The Development and Implementation of Software for Palaeoenvironmental and Palaeoclimatological Research: The Bugs Coleopteran Ecology Package (BugsCEP)". PhD thesis, Environmental Archaeology Lab., Department of Archaeology & Sámi Studies. University of Umeå, Sweden. Archaeology and Environment 23, 236 pp + CD. Available online: http://www.diva-portal.org/umu/abstract.xsql?dbid=1105
Data queries: paul.buckland (at) bugscep.com
All other queries and help: phil.buckland (at) bugscep.com or phil.buckland (at) arke.umu.se
Last edited: April 29, 2016