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Zooplankton community in Gazi Creek sampled monthly between 1990 and 1991
Citable as data publication
Okemwa E.; Mwaluma J.; Osore M.; Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI): Kenya; (2016): Zooplankton community in Gazi Creek sampled monthly between 1990 and 1991. https://doi.org/10.14284/110
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Description
Qualitative and monthly relative abundances of most important zooplankton taxa found in Gazi Creek sampled between March 1990 and February 1991. The data were digitized by VLIZ from the original report: Okemwa, E.; Mwaluma, J.; Osore, M. (1991). Zooplankton studies in a mangrove creek system, Gazi, in: Delbeke, K. (Ed.) (1991). Kenya - Belgium project in marine sciences "Higher Institute for Marine Sciences" VLIR - KMFRI Project and CEC Project "Dynamics and Assessment of Kenyan Mangrove Ecosystems" No. TS2-0240-C (GDF): Progress Report November 1990 -June 1991. pp. 40-48

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Zooplankton
Keywords:
Marine, Species composition, Zooplankton community, ISW, Kenya, Gazi Creek, Harpacticoida, Amphipoda, Larvacea, Brachyura, Caridea, Chaetognatha, Cirripedia, Copepoda, Crustacea, Cumacea, Euphausia Dana, 1850, Hydrozoa, Isopoda, Mollusca, Ostracoda, Penaeidae Rafinesque, 1815, Pisces, Polychaeta, Sergestidae Dana, 1852, Siphonophora Brandt, 1837, Stomatopoda

Geographical coverage
ISW, Kenya, Gazi Creek

Temporal coverage
March 1990 - February 1991
Monthly

Taxonomic coverage
Harpacticoida [WoRMS]
Amphipoda [WoRMS]
Larvacea [WoRMS]
Brachyura [WoRMS]
Caridea [WoRMS]
Chaetognatha [WoRMS]
Cirripedia [WoRMS]
Copepoda [WoRMS]
Crustacea [WoRMS]
Cumacea [WoRMS]
Euphausia Dana, 1850 [WoRMS]
Hydrozoa [WoRMS]
Isopoda [WoRMS]
Mollusca [WoRMS]
Ostracoda [WoRMS]
Penaeidae Rafinesque, 1815 [WoRMS]
Pisces [WoRMS]
Polychaeta [WoRMS]
Sergestidae Dana, 1852 [WoRMS]
Siphonophora Brandt, 1837 [WoRMS]
Stomatopoda [WoRMS]

Parameters
Relative abundance, Zooplankton abundance

Contributors
Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute Mombasa Centre (KMFRI), moredata creator Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata manager

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Historical Kenyan-Belgian research datasets (1873-1999), more
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Delbeke, K. (Ed.) (1991). Kenya - Belgium project in marine sciences "Higher Institute for Marine Sciences" VLIR - KMFRI Project and CEC Project "Dynamics and Assessment of Kenyan Mangrove Ecosystems" No. TS2-0240-C (GDF): Progress Report November 1990 -June 1991. Kenyan Belgian Cooperation in Marine Sciences: Brussel. 166 pp., more
Okemwa, E.; Mwaluma, J.; Osore, M. (1991). Zooplankton studies in a mangrove creek system, Gazi, in: Delbeke, K. (Ed.) Kenya - Belgium project in marine sciences "Higher Institute for Marine Sciences" VLIR - KMFRI Project and CEC Project "Dynamics and Assessment of Kenyan Mangrove Ecosystems" No. TS2-0240-C (GDF): Progress Report November 1990 -June 1991. pp. 40-48, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2013-12-09
Information last updated: 2016-04-19
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