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Ecological hyperbenthic data of the Scheldt estuary: ENDIS-RISKS data (2002-2005) [Ecologische hyperbentische data van het Schelde-estuarium: ENDIS-RISKS data (2002-2005)]
Contact: Fockedey, Nancy

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Density, biomass, population structure and brood size were determined for Mysid shrimp populations in the Scheldt-estuary.

Biology, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Invertebrates
Marine/Coastal, Brackish water, Benthic boundary layer, Biological data, Ecology, Estuaries, Hyperbenthos, Salinity gradients, ANE, Scheldt Estuary, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Belgium, Zeeschelde, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Bath, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Hansweert, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Terneuzen, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Verdronken Land van Saeftinge, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Vlissingen, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Doel, Amphipoda, Anomura, Brachyura, Caridea, Copepoda, Cumacea, Euphausiacea, Isopoda, Mysida, Pisces, Pycnogonida

Geographical coverage
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 3,57; MinLat: 51,1305 - MaxLong: 4,3917; MaxLat: 51,4367 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde [Marine Regions]
Belgium, Zeeschelde [Marine Regions]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Bath Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,225; Lat: 51,365 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Hansweert Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4; Lat: 51,4367 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Terneuzen Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 3,825; Lat: 51,345 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Verdronken Land van Saeftinge Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,0783; Lat: 51,37 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Vlissingen Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 3,57; Lat: 51,4167 [WGS84]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,3917; Lat: 51,2188 [WGS84]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Doel Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,2733; Lat: 51,3133 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
4 December 2002 - 6 December 2002
19 March 2003 - 20 March 2003
2 July 2003 - 3 July 2003
4 February 2004 - 5 February 2004
17 May 2004 - 19 May 2004
6 September 2004 - 10 September 2004

Taxonomic coverage
Amphipoda [WoRMS]
Anomura [WoRMS]
Brachyura [WoRMS]
Caridea [WoRMS]
Copepoda [WoRMS]
Cumacea [WoRMS]
Euphausiacea [WoRMS]
Isopoda [WoRMS]
Mysida [WoRMS]
Pisces [WoRMS]
Pycnogonida [WoRMS]

Aberrant telson morphologies in Neomysis integer, Granulometric variables, Hyperbenthic species, Hyperbenthos biomass, Hyperbenthos density, Hyperbenthos sampling, Intersex in Neomysis integer, Mysidacea brood size, Mysidacea length, Mysidacea sexing, Physicochemical environmental variables, Size of hyperbenthos, Stage hyperbenthic species

Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (MARBIOL), moredata creatordata managerdata ownertaxonomic identifier
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Parent dataset:
ENDIS-RISKS fysico-chemical measurements and hyperbenthos in the Scheldt river, 2002-2006.
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EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
IMERS: Integrated Marine Environmental Samples and Readings, more
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Ecological hyperbenthic data of the Scheldt estuary

ENDIS-RISKS: Endocrine disruption in the Scheldt Estuary: distribution, exposure and effects
Feeding ecology and population dynamical aspects of the brackish water mysid Neomysis integer in relation to the maximum turbidity zone of estuaries

Based on this dataset
Janssen, C.R. et al. (2007). Endocrine disruption in the Scheldt estuary distribution, exposure and effects (ENDIS-RISKS). Final report. Belgian Science Policy: Brussels. 106 pp.
Fockedey, N. (2005). Dieet en groei van Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814) (Crustacea, Mysidacea) = Diet and growth of Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814) (Crustacea, Mysidacea). PhD Thesis. Universiteit Gent. Vakgroep Biologie, sectie Mariene Biologie: Gent. X, 297 pp.
Verslycke, T. et al. (2003). The Endis-Risks project: endocrine disruption in the Scheldt estuary: distribution, exposure and effects, in: Mees, J. et al. (Ed.) VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Brugge, Belgium 28 February 2003: book of abstracts. VLIZ Special Publication, 12: pp. 59

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2004-09-16
Information last updated: 2016-11-07
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