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Darwin Mounds
Van Gaever, S. (2000). Meiobenthos of the Darwin mounds (North-East Atlantic). Ghent University, Department of Biology, Marine Biology Section (MARBIOL), Belgium.
Contact: Van Gaever, Saskia

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The Darwin mounds area was sampled to investigate the importance of local-scale topographic features and small-scale biogenic structures in influencing the density and diversity of the associated meiobenthic communities and nematodes in particular.

Biology, Biology > Benthos
Marine/Coastal, Deep sea, Meiobenthos, ANE, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, Nematoda, Nematoda

Geographical coverage
Atlantic North East [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -7,6977; MinLat: 59,6 - MaxLong: -7,3573; MaxLat: 59,8182 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
11 July 2000 - 19 July 2000

Taxonomic coverage
Nematoda [WoRMS]
Nematoda [WoRMS]

Count, Density

Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (MARBIOL), moredata ownerdata creator
Van Gaever, Saskia

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Based on this dataset
Van Gaever, S. et al. (2004). The macro- and micro-scale patchiness of meiobenthos associated with the Darwin Mounds (north-east Atlantic) J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 84(3): 547-556.

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2006-02-09
Information last updated: 2007-11-21
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