European Ocean Biogeographic Information System

Inventory of biogeographical datasets

Please submit any information about datasets relevant to EurOBIS through this online form. Although there's a strong emphasis on biogeographical information, any dataset is more than welcome. If you want to get some examples and additional information about the fill-in fields, press the i-button. Do not hesitate to get in touch if some of the items in the form are not clear.

The fields with an asterisk * indicate required fields.




General

Person filling in this form*
Institute
Contact email*


Full name of the dataset*
Citation*
Access Constraints
Dataset version
Version date
Abstract*
Extensive description of the dataset
Keyword(s)
[lookup]
Habitat
Marine waters
Brackish waters
Fresh waters
Status of the data collection
Basis of the distribution records


People involved

Name and contact of person
Institute
Role



Taxonomic cover

Taxonomic scope
[lookup in ERMS]
Total number of species included (approx.)
The taxonomic names have been matched with ERMS names
What type(s) are the data points?
presence

counts

biomass

density

other- specify:
Any other parameter(s) measured?


Geographical cover

Geographical scope*
[lookup]
Min. lat
Min. lon
Max. lat
Max. lon
Geographical resolution
Total number of localities/stations included (approx.)


Temporal cover

 
Date of first record   
Date of last record   
 year

 month

 day

Temporal resolution


Reference

Reference(s) of publication(s) that was based on this dataset (one reference per textfield)
Reference(s) of publication(s) that describe this dataset in detail (one reference per textfield)
Format in which the dataset is available


EurOBIS

Will the dataset be made available to EurOBIS?
How will the dataset be transferred to EurOBIS?
Upload dataset file (max. 10MB)
Request DOI


Comments

Is the dataset complete? Any additional comments?