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Study on plankton at the port of Ostend in 1965
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De Pauw N.; Rijksuniversitair Centrum Antwerpen. RUCA: Belgium; (2015): Study on plankton at the port of Ostend in 1965. https://doi.org/10.14284/72
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Description
List of collected phytoplankton and zooplankton taxa and their densities sampled at 3 points in the port of Oostende in 1965. The data were digitized by VLIZ from the original report: De Pauw, N. (1969). Contribution à l'étude du plankton dans le port d'Ostende. more

Surface plankton samples of 50L were collected using a plankton net (40µm) at 3 points in the port of oostende. In the first part of the dataset an overview of all species found during the whole sampling period is given. The second part of the dataset gives a detailed overview of species (and their densities per 50L) which were present (or absent) per month and per sampling point. The third part of the dataset contains some physicochemical measurements for bimonthly samples at the 3 sampling points.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Plankton > Phytoplankton, Biology > Plankton > Zooplankton
Keywords:
Marine, Plankton communities, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Coast, ANE, Belgium, Oostende Harbour, Bryozoa, Chaetognatha, Ciliata Couch, 1832, Cirripedia, Cladocera, Coelenterata, Copepoda, Cumacea, Decapoda, Echinodermata, Gastropoda, , Mysidacea, Nematoda, Oligochaeta, Polychaeta, Rhizopoda, Rotifera, Tunicata

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Coast [Marine Regions]
ANE, Belgium, Oostende Harbour Stations [Marine Regions]
Point A
Coordinates: Long: 2,9186; Lat: 51,2393 [WGS84]
Point B
Coordinates: Long: 2,9274; Lat: 51,2299 [WGS84]
Point C
Coordinates: Long: 2,9399; Lat: 51,2248 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
4 January 1965 - 13 December 1965
Monthly

Taxonomic coverage
Bryozoa [WoRMS]
Chaetognatha [WoRMS]
Ciliata Couch, 1832 [WoRMS]
Cirripedia [WoRMS]
Cladocera [WoRMS]
Coelenterata [WoRMS]
Copepoda [WoRMS]
Cumacea [WoRMS]
Decapoda [WoRMS]
Echinodermata [WoRMS]
Gastropoda [WoRMS]
Lamellibranchia
Mysidacea [WoRMS]
Nematoda [WoRMS]
Oligochaeta [WoRMS]
Polychaeta [WoRMS]
Rhizopoda [WoRMS]
Rotifera [WoRMS]
Tunicata [WoRMS]

Parameters
Air temperature, Chlorinity, Density, Oxygen (O) concentration, Oxygen (O) saturation, Presence/absence of biota, Salinity, suspended, Water temperature

Contributors
Universiteit Antwerpen (UA)data creator
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata manager

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Publication
Based on this dataset
De Pauw, N. (1969). Contribution à l'étude du plankton dans le port d'Ostende Biol. Jb. Dodonaea 37: 186-261

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-10-06
Information last updated: 2016-03-07
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