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Lophelia pertusa reefs in Norwegian seawaters
Pål Buhl Mortensen; Institute of Marine Research, Norway (2018): Lophelia pertusa reefs in Norwegian seawaters.
Contact: Mortensen, Pål Buhl

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Lophelia pertusa reefs dataset contains scientific registrations of reefs in Norwegian seawaters done by Institute of Marine Research through their own seabed mapping, registrations from MAREANO, information from fishermen, registrations from the oil industry and from scientific litterature.

Biology > Benthos
Marine/Coastal, Fishermen, Literature, Oil industry, Origin, Reefs, ANE, North Sea, ANE, Norwegian Sea, ANE, Skagerrak, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, Desmophyllum pertusum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geographical coverage
ANE, North Sea [Marine Regions]
ANE, Norwegian Sea [Marine Regions]
ANE, Skagerrak [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 2,6833; MinLat: 58,9934 - MaxLong: 22,7332; MaxLat: 70,9287 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
From 1929 on [In Progress]

Taxonomic coverage
Desmophyllum pertusum (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]

Institute of Marine Research (IMR)data creator
Bakkeplass, Kjell
Mortensen, Pål Buhl

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EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Data collection
Metadatarecord created: 2017-07-10
Information last updated: 2022-07-20
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