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Report on the Danish Oceanographical expeditions 1908-1910 to the Mediterranean and adjacent seas - Pelagic Polychaetes
Citation
Mavraki D, Faulwetter S, Nikolopoulou S, Tsompanou M, Gerovasiliou V, Fanini L, Chatzinikolaou E (2016). Digitization of "Pelagic polychaetes of the families Aphroditidae, Phyllodocidae, Lopadorhynchidae and Alciopidae, Report on the Danish Oceanographical Expedition 1908-10 to the Mediterranean and adjacent seas" by E. Wesenberg-Lund (1939)v1.5. Hellenic Center for Marine Research. Dataset/Samplingevent. http://ipt.medobis.eu/resource?r=thorexpedition_pelagicpolychaetes&v=1.5 https://dx.doi.org/10.15468/ikmmup

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Description
The present historical paper deals with the pelagic Polychaetes except the Tomopterids collected on the cruises of the "Thor", 1908-1910 in the Mediterannenan and adjacent waters. more

The tables included in this report present also the scientific results from other research vessels such as "Dana" (years 1921 and 1930) and "S/S Pangan" (1911).

The majority of the catches were made with "Petersen's Young-fish Trawl" mostly with a diameter of 200cm and 330cm and stramin nets with dimeters of 100, 150 and 200cm: the fishing parts of these consist of stramin, a coarse canvas with abt 20 threads to 3cm. A few samples containing Polychaeta were taken with other apparatus, viz.5 samples with ring-trawl 130cm, 200cm and 300cm in diameter; 2 samples with open conical silk-net 100cm in diameter ;one with Nansen's closing net, 50 cm in diameter and finally one with rectangular dredge opening 27x117 cm.


Scope
Themes:
Biology > Invertebrates
Keywords:
Marine, Data, Historical records, Marine Genomics, MED, Mediterranean, Alciopini Ehlers, 1864, Amphinomidae Lamarck, 1818, Lopadorrhynchidae Clapar├Ęde, 1870, Polychaeta, Polynoidae Kinberg, 1856, Typhloscolecidae Uljanin, 1878

Geographical coverage
MED, Mediterranean [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
14 May 1905 - 18 June 1930

Taxonomic coverage
Alciopini Ehlers, 1864 [WoRMS]
Amphinomidae Lamarck, 1818 [WoRMS]
Lopadorrhynchidae Clapar├Ęde, 1870 [WoRMS]
Polychaeta [WoRMS]
Polynoidae Kinberg, 1856 [WoRMS]
Typhloscolecidae Uljanin, 1878 [WoRMS]

Parameter
Occurrence of biota

Contributors
Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR), moredata creator
University of Patras (UP), moredata creator

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MedOBIS: Mediterranean Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2016-12-22
Information last updated: 2020-07-28
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