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Intertidal rocky shore assemblages in Portugal
Sousa-Pinto I. & Araújo, R. (2003). Intertidal rocky shore assemblages in Portugal. Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigaçao Marinha e Ambiental (CIMAR), Portugal.

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Data were collected as part of the project "Distribution, use and conservation of the botanical heritage of the Northern Coast of Portugal: a sustainable development approach for a (future) ‘Natura 2000’ site". The general aim of the data collection was to quantitatively analyse the distribution patterns of intertidal organisms along horizontal and vertical gradients along the northwest coast of Portugal.

Biology, Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Macroalgae
Marine, Algae, Biodiversity, Intertidal environment, Macrobenthos, Phytobenthos, Rocky shores, Zoobenthos, ANE, Portugal

Geographical coverage
ANE, Portugal [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
Not relevant

% macro-algae coverage

University of Porto; Centre for Marine and Environmental Research (CIMAR), moredata ownerdata creatordata provider

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Describing this dataset
Araujo, R.; Bárbara, I.; Sousa-Pinto, I.; Quintino, V. (2005). Spatial variability of intertidal rocky shore assemblages in the northwest coast of Portugal. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 64: 658-670, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2008-07-18
Information last updated: 2016-05-03
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