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Nematodes from the Lynher Estuary (microcosm experiments)
Austen, M. & McEvoy, A. (1993). Nematodes from the Lynher estuary (UK): microcosm experiments. Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), UK.
Contact: McEvoy, Andrea

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This dataset is the result of a laboratory experiment to determine the response of benthic nematode communities to different pollutants in various doses and in two sediment types. The Lynher estuary is characterised by muddy sediments, whereas the Exe estuary is sandy.

Biology, Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Marine/Coastal, Nematode, ANE, British Isles, England, Cornwall, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, Nematoda

Geographical coverage
ANE, British Isles, England, Cornwall [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -4,2445; MinLat: 50,3828 - MaxLong: -4,2445; MaxLat: 50,3828 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
1992 - 1993

Taxonomic coverage
Nematoda [WoRMS]

Count of Nematoda

Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), moredata ownerdata creator
McEvoy, Andrea
Austen, Melanie
Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), moredata provider

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Based on this dataset
Austen, M.C.; McEvoy, A.; Warwick, R.M. (1994). The specificity of meiobenthic community responses to different pollutants: results from microcosm experiments Mar. Pollut. Bull. 28(9): 557-563

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2006-01-18
Information last updated: 2007-11-21
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