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Aegean Polychaetes
Arvanitidis C., 2000: Aegean polychaetes dataset. Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Greece.
Contact: Arvanitidis, Christos

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The Hellenic Centre of Marine Research collected samples in the context of a Number of National and EU-funded projects. The datasets covers qualitative temporal data from Polychaete worms in the Aegean and Ionian Sea

Biology, Biology > Benthos
Marine/Coastal, Benthic fauna, Biogeography, Data, Marine Genomics, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, MED, Aegean, Polychaeta

Geographical coverage
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 22,598; MinLat: 38 - MaxLong: 25,115; MaxLat: 41,001 [WGS84]
MED, Aegean [Marine Regions]

Taxonomic coverage
Polychaeta [WoRMS]


Hellenic Centre for Marine Research; Institute of Marine Biology and Genetics; Biodiversity & Ecosystem Management Department, moredata ownerdata creator
Arvanitidis, Christos
Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR), more
Arvanitidis, Christos

Related datasets
Published in:
MedOBIS: Mediterranean Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
Macroben: Macroben database (Marbef Theme 1 workshop)

MarBEF: Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning - EU Network of Excellence

Based on this dataset
Arvanitidis, C.; Valavanis, V.D.; Eleftheriou, A.; Costello, M.J.; Faulwetter, S.; Gotsis, P.; Kitsos, M.S.; Kirmtzoglou, I.; Zenetos, A.; Petrov, A.; Galil, B.; Papageorgiou, N. (2006). MedOBIS: biogeographic information system for the eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 316: 225-230
Arvanitidis, C. et al. (2002). Seascape biodiversity patterns along the Mediterranean and the Black Sea: lessons from the biogeography of benthic Polychaetes Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 244: 139-152
Arvanitidis, C. (2000). Polychaete fauna of the Aegean Sea: Inventory and new information Bull. Mar. Sci. 66(1): 73-96

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2005-09-27
Information last updated: 2021-08-10
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