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Zooplankton respiration data from Fort Jesus and measurements of dry weight and length of copepods collected at Tudor Creek between August 1985 and June 1986
Citable as data publication
Okemwa E.N.; Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute: Kenya; (2016): Zooplankton respiration data from Fort Jesus and measurements of dry weight and length of copepods collected at Tudor Creek between August 1985 and June 1986. https://doi.org/10.14284/172
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Description
Day and night respiration, dry weight and carbon respiration of zooplankton from Fort Jesus and mean dry weight and mean length of copepod groups from Tudor Creek. The data were digitized by VLIZ from the original report: Polk, P. (Ed.) (1986). Kenya report. VUB: Brussel. 358 pp.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Zooplankton
Keywords:
Marine, Respiration rate, ISW, Kenya, Mombasa, Tudor Creek, Acartia Dana, 1846, Brachyura, Centropages Krøyer, 1849, Copepoda, Decapoda, Eucalanus Dana, 1852, Macrosetella Scott A., 1909, Oncaea Philippi, 1843, Temora Baird, 1850, Undinula vulgaris (Dana, 1849)

Geographical coverage
ISW, Kenya, Mombasa, Tudor Creek

Temporal coverage
27 August 1985 - 6 June 1986

Taxonomic coverage
Acartia Dana, 1846 [WoRMS]
Brachyura [WoRMS]
Centropages Krøyer, 1849 [WoRMS]
Copepoda [WoRMS]
Decapoda [WoRMS]
Eucalanus Dana, 1852 [WoRMS]
Macrosetella Scott A., 1909 [WoRMS]
Oncaea Philippi, 1843 [WoRMS]
Temora Baird, 1850 [WoRMS]
Undinula vulgaris (Dana, 1849) [WoRMS]

Parameters
Copepoda biomass, Dry weight biomass, Length, Respiration

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:
Polk, P. (Ed.) (1986). Kenya report. VUB: Brussel. 358 pp., more

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