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VCensusUW: Marine fauna in underwater monitoring (years 2015-2016)
Citable as data publication
Monaco, Clara; Garofalo, Dario; MareCamp Association; (2020); Marine fauna in underwater monitoring (years 2015-2016). https://doi.org/10.14284/556
Contact: Monaco, Clara ;

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Description
Data on the presence and distribution of marine species during underwater visual census activities in the Gulf of Catania, Eastern Sicily, Ionian Sea. Data were collected on fixed line transects placed from 5 to 12 meters of deep, using scuba diving ARA equipment, and they include: date, time and geographical coordinates of the surveys, recorded species, size and number of individuals. The monitoring was supervised in years 2015 and 2016 by the MareCamp association.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Fish
Keywords:
Marine/Coastal, diver, Diving (underwater), Monitoring, Sampling, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, MED, Ionian Sea, Blenniidae Rafinesque, 1810, Labridae Cuvier, 1816, Mugilidae Jarocki, 1822, Pomacentridae Bonaparte, 1831, Scaridae Rafinesque, 1810, Serranidae Swainson, 1839, Sparidae Rafinesque, 1818, Trachinidae Rafinesque, 1815, Tripterygiidae Whitley, 1931

Geographical coverage
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 15,1808; MinLat: 37,6375 - MaxLong: 15,1816; MaxLat: 37,6381 [WGS84]
MED, Ionian Sea [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
2015 - 2016

Taxonomic coverage
Blenniidae Rafinesque, 1810 [WoRMS]
Labridae Cuvier, 1816 [WoRMS]
Mugilidae Jarocki, 1822 [WoRMS]
Pomacentridae Bonaparte, 1831 [WoRMS]
Scaridae Rafinesque, 1810 [WoRMS]
Serranidae Swainson, 1839 [WoRMS]
Sparidae Rafinesque, 1818 [WoRMS]
Trachinidae Rafinesque, 1815 [WoRMS]
Tripterygiidae Whitley, 1931 [WoRMS]

Parameter

Contributors
Associazione Marecamp ODVdata creatordata provider

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Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Metadatarecord created: 2020-07-06
Information last updated: 2022-08-16
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