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Biomôr 1 dataset. Benthic data from the Southern Irish Sea from 1989-1991
Mackie, A.S.Y., P.G. Oliver, E.I.S. Rees, 1991: Biomôr 1 dataset. Benthic data from the Southern Irish Sea from 1989-1991. National Museum and galleries of Wales, Cardiff, UK.
Contact: Rees, E. Ivor ; Mackie, Andrew ; Oliver, Graham

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Surveys of benthic invertebrates of the Southern Irish Sea were carried out in 1989 and 1991. Both quantitative and qualitative samples were taken for faunal and sediment analysis

Biology > Benthos
Marine/Coastal, Benthos, ANE, Irish Sea, EurOBIS calculated BBOX

Geographical coverage
ANE, Irish Sea [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -6,5003; MinLat: 51,26 - MaxLong: -4,15; MaxLat: 53,44 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
1989 - 1991


Bangor University; School of Ocean Sciencesdata creator
National Museum of Wales (NMGW), moredata creator
National Museums and Galleries of Wales; Department of Zoology, moredata providerdata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
Oslo database (Marbef Theme 1 workshop), more

Based on this dataset
Mackie, A.S.Y.; Oliver, P.G.; Rees, E.I.S. (1995). Benthic biodiversity in the Southern Irish Sea. Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Systematics from the National Museum of Wales. BIOMÔR Reports, 1. Galleries of Wales/National Museums: Cardiff. ISBN 0-7200-0427-6. VIII, 264, 4 plates, maps, figs., appendices pp.

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2008-02-26
Information last updated: 2012-04-13
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