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Macrozoobenthos collected from the longitudinal profiles in the Romanian marine waters between 1986-1990
Citation
Dumitrache C.; Abaza V.; Filimon A. (2017). Macrozoobenthos data collected from the longitudinal profiles in the Romanian marine waters between 1986 and 1990. NIMRD-National Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa"

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Description
The macrozoobentos dataset includes a number of 56 samples collected on the Longitudinal profiles (L) of the Romanian littoral between 8 m to 42m depths. Van Veen grab with a sampling area of 1/20 m2 was employed as a macrozoobenthos sampler. One replicate was collected at every station. Sampling was done in autumn period (September, October).The samples have been analyzed qualitative (number of species) and quantitative (densities and biomasses). The macroinvertebrates have been identified at species level.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos
Keywords:
Marine, Macrozoobenthos, MED, Black Sea, Crustacea, Mollusca, Polychaeta

Geographical coverage
MED, Black Sea [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1986 - 1990

Taxonomic coverage
Crustacea [WoRMS]
Mollusca [WoRMS]
Polychaeta [WoRMS]

Parameters
Abundance, Benthos density, Biomass, Occurrence of biota

Contributors
National Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa" Constanta (NIMRD), moredata creator

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Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2017-06-19
Information last updated: 2017-06-26
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