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Ecological study of intertidal clay-and peatbanks at Raversijde (Belgium) in 1970
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Jocqué R.; Van Damme D.; Laboratorium voor Oecologie der Dieren, Zoögeografie en Natuurbehoud; Laboratorium voor Paleontologie. RUG: Belgium; (2016): Ecological study of intertidal clay-and peatbanks at Raversijde (Belgium) in 1970. https://doi.org/10.14284/138
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Description
Overview of plankton species found in the peatbanks for 12 sampling days between June and December 1970 and species list for the whole sampling period with their exact locality at the beach of Raversijde. The data were digitized by VLIZ from the original report: Jocqué, R.; Van Damme, D. (1971). Inleidende oecologische studie van klei- en turfbanken in de getijdenzone te Raversijde (België). more

The beach of Raversijde shows substrata which are very rich in comparison to the rest of natural substrata along the Belgian coast, consisting exclusively of sandy beaches. From June to December 1970 samples were taken at several places of the beach. The investigation was focused on the peatbanks situated around mean tide level and the claybanks near low tide level. The foulding of those substrata was compared to that of wooden wreck situated near mean tide level.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Fish, Biology > Plankton
Keywords:
Marine, Clay, Intertidal zone, Peat, Belgium, Raversijde-Bad, Annelida, Bryozoa, Coelenterata, Crustacea, Echinodermata, Mollusca, Pisces, Protozoa, Pycnogonida, Rotifera

Geographical coverage
Belgium, Raversijde-Bad [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
12 June 1970 - 4 December 1970

Taxonomic coverage
Annelida [WoRMS]
Bryozoa [WoRMS]
Coelenterata [WoRMS]
Crustacea [WoRMS]
Echinodermata [WoRMS]
Mollusca [WoRMS]
Pisces [WoRMS]
Protozoa [WoRMS]
Pycnogonida [WoRMS]
Rotifera [WoRMS]

Parameter
Presence/absence of biota

Contributors
Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie, moredata creator
Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Geologie; Onderzoeksgroep Paleontologie en Paleomilieus, moredata creator
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata manager

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Publication
Based on this dataset
Jocqué, R.; Van Damme, D. (1971). Inleidende oecologische studie van klei- en turfbanken in de getijdenzone te Raversijde (België). Biol. Jb. Dodonaea 39: 157-190, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-10-01
Information last updated: 2016-05-09
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