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HMAP Dataset 16: Peru, South-east Pacific
Citation
M. Ballón, C. Wosnitza-Mendo, R. Guevara-Carrasco and C. Benites, 'Peru, South-east Pacific', in J.H. Nicholls (comp.) HMAP Data Pages (https://oceanspast.org/hmap_db.php)

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Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Description
This dataset contains historical catch, effort and biological data relating to four demersal species fished off Peru (hake, seabass, croaker and searobin) since 1950.

Scope
Themes:
Fisheries
Keywords:
Marine, Biological data, Demersal fisheries, Fish catch statistics, Fishing effort, Historical records, IS, South Pacific, ISE, Humboldt Current, Pisces

Geographical coverage
IS, South Pacific Stations [Marine Regions]
Peruvian Coast
ISE, Humboldt Current [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From 1950 on [In Progress]

Taxonomic coverage
Pisces [WoRMS]

Parameter
Occurrence of biota

Contributors
Instituto del Mar del Peru (IMARPE), moredata providerdata creator
The University of Dublin, Trinity College (TCD), moredata manager

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
OPI: Oceans Past Initiative, more
(Partly) included in:
HMAP: History of marine animal populations database, more


Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Data collection
Metadatarecord created: 2012-08-03
Information last updated: 2020-02-20
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