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Presence of the genus Dictyopteris (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) in the western Indian Ocean between 1985 and 1999
Citable as data publication
De Smet I.; Coppejans E.; Laboratorium Plantkunde; Vakgroep Biologie; Faculteit Wetenschappen. Universiteit Gent: Belgium; (2016): Presence of the genus Dictyopteris (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) in the western Indian Ocean between 1985 and 1999. https://doi.org/10.14284/96
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Description
Data on the presence of the genus Dictyopteris at different locations (Kenya, Seychelles, Tanzania, Mauritius, Socotra, South Africa, Egypt) in the western Indian Ocean. The dataset is based on herbarium material collected during expeditions conducted in 1985-1999. The data were digitized by VLIZ from the original report: De Smet, I. (2000). Taxonomische en biogeografische studie van het genus Dictyopteris (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) in de westelijke Indische Oceaan. Taxonomic and biogeographic study of the genus Dictyopteris (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) in the western Indian Ocean.. MSc Thesis. Rijksuniversiteit Gent. Faculteit Wetenschappen: Gent. 192 pp.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Macroalgae, Biology > Plants
Keywords:
Marine, Herbarium specimens, ISW, Egypt, Arab Rep., ISW, Kenya, ISW, Mascarene I., Mauritius I., ISW, Seychelles, ISW, Tanzania, ISW, West Indian Ocean, ISW, Yemen, Socotra, PSW, South Africa, Dictyopteris J.V.Lamouroux, 1809

Geographical coverage
ISW, Egypt, Arab Rep.
ISW, Kenya [Marine Regions]
ISW, Mascarene I., Mauritius I. [Marine Regions]
ISW, Seychelles [Marine Regions]
ISW, Tanzania [Marine Regions]
ISW, West Indian Ocean [Marine Regions]
ISW, Yemen, Socotra [Marine Regions]
PSW, South Africa [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1985 - 1999

Taxonomic coverage
Dictyopteris J.V.Lamouroux, 1809 [WoRMS]

Parameter
Presence of biota

Contributors
Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Laboratorium Plantkundedata creator
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata manager

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Historical Kenyan-Belgian research datasets (1873-1999), more
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Publication
Based on this dataset
De Smet, I. (2000). Taxonomische en biogeografische studie van het genus Dictyopteris (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) in de westelijke Indische Oceaan. Taxonomic and biogeographic study of the genus Dictyopteris (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) in the western Indian Ocean.. MSc Thesis. Rijksuniversiteit Gent. Faculteit Wetenschappen: Gent. 192 pp.

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2013-11-04
Information last updated: 2016-04-01
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