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Benthic algae of the pier of Zeebrugge (1977-1978)
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De Vos D.; Coppejans E.; Leerstoel voor Morfologie, Systematiek en Ecologie van de Planten. RUG: Belgium; (2016): Benthic algae of the pier of Zeebrugge (1977-1978). https://doi.org/10.14284/215
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Description
Species list with remarks on the frequency of occurrence and ecology of the species for the pier of Zeebrugge in 1977 and 1978. The data were digitized by VLIZ from the original report: De Vos, D.; Coppejans, E. (1980). Recente inventaris van de benthische wieren (Cyanophyta, Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta) van de pier van Zeebrugge = Inventaire récent des algues benthiques (Cyanophyta, Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta) du môle de Zeebrugge. more

During this detailed study of the algal vegetation of the Zeebrugge pier in 1977-78, 45 taxa were identified, of which 4 Cyanophycea, 18 Chlorophycea, 8 Phaeophycea and 15 Rhodophycea.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Macroalgae, Biology > Plants
Keywords:
Marine, Benthic algae, Cosmopolite species, Epilithic flora, Epiphytic algae, Hard substrates, Infralittoral, Intertidal zonation, Supralittoral zone, ANE, Belgium, Brugge, Zeebrugge Harbour, Chlorophyta, Cyanobacteria, Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Brugge, Zeebrugge Harbour [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1977 - 1978

Taxonomic coverage
Chlorophyta [WoRMS]
Cyanobacteria [WoRMS]
Phaeophyta [WoRMS]
Rhodophyta [WoRMS]

Parameters
Frequency of occurrence, Habitat preference, Presence of biota

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

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Publication
Based on this dataset
De Vos, D.; Coppejans, E. (1980). Recente inventaris van de benthische wieren (Cyanophyta, Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta) van de pier van Zeebrugge = Inventaire récent des algues benthiques (Cyanophyta, Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta) du môle de Zeebrugge. Dumortiera 14-15: 1-13

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-10-15
Information last updated: 2016-10-04
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