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Benthic species from the tropical Pacific surrounding New Caledonia
Bertrand RICHER DE FORGES (IRD) & Philippe BOUCHET (MNHN). 1998. Benthic species from the tropical Pacific. IRD-Noumea
Contact: Richer de Forges, Bertrand

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Benthic species from the tropical Pacific surrounding New Caledonia. more

The dataset is the result of sampling of the western and central Pacific benthic fauna during the last 30 years in the MUSORSTOM program. The taxonomic information is coming from the taxonomic papers published. The localities mentioned for each species were checked by the author of the papers.

Biology, Biology > Benthos
Marine, Species, Taxonomy, I, Pacific

Geographical coverage
I, Pacific Stations [Marine Regions]
Western and central Pacific
Coordinates: MinLong: -179,96; MinLat: -29,77 - MaxLong: 179,99; MaxLat: 24,94 [WGS84]


Institut de Recherche pour le Développement; Centre de Nouméadata provider
Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), moredata provider
Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle; Department Systematics and Evolutiondata creator

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Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2012-07-18
Information last updated: 2012-07-18
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