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Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Marine Chelicerata Collection (cheliceratamarine) [Mariene cheliceratacollectie van het Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen]
Citation
Samyn, Y., Semal, P. (2020) Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences marine Chelicerata collection. https://marineinfo.org/id/dataset/5984
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Access data
Archived data
Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Notes: In this dataset the records without coordinates (or any location identifier) have been filtered out. Those records will not be found in EMODnet Biology, EurOBIS and OBIS. The original datasets with all the records can be accessed in http://ipt.naturalsciences.be/

Description
The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Marine Chelicerata Collection contains 443 digitised specimens over 30 taxa (mostly species). This dataset only contains the marine species of the collection. The following classes are included: Malacostraca Latreille, 1802, Merostomata, Pycnogonida Latreille, 1810.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Invertebrates
Keywords:
Marine/Coastal, Museum collections, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, World Oceans, Malacostraca, Merostomata, Pycnogonida

Geographical coverage
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -89,2333; MinLat: -78,1586 - MaxLong: 169,5; MaxLat: 76,4333 [WGS84]
World Oceans [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1800 - 1 April 2010

Taxonomic coverage
Malacostraca [WoRMS]
Merostomata [WoRMS]
Pycnogonida [WoRMS]

Parameters
Count (in assayed sample) of biological entity specified elsewhere, Data collections, Depth (spatial coordinate) maximum relative to water surface in the water body, Depth (spatial coordinate) minimum relative to water surface in the water body, Depth (spatial coordinate) relative to water surface in the water body, Development stage of biological entity specified elsewhere, Gender of biological entity specified elsewhere

Contributor
Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen (IRScNB/KBIN)data creator
Samyn, Yves

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Data collection
Metadatarecord created: 2018-07-19
Information last updated: 2022-08-01
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