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Data set name

Demersal fish and hyperbenthic communities of the Voordelta and Western Scheldt, Belgium

Data holding centreGhent University, Department of Biology, Marine Biology Section
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time period1986 - 1992 (on a seasonal basis)
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Voordelta, Western Scheldt (Belgium)

Observations 
Parameters

Fish abundance in water bodies; Fish taxonomy-related counts; Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related counts

Description 
Summary

The spatial distribution of the demersal fish and hyperbenthic communities of the Voordelta is described on the basis of the seasonal samples of the period 1987 - 1988. For the Western Scheldt, samples were taken in 1990 - 1991 for both components and data will be available from next year on.

OriginatorsGhent University, Department of Biology, Marine Biology Section
Availability 
OrganisationGhent University, Department of Biology, Marine Biology Section
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactProf. M. Vincx
Address

Ghent University, Department of Biology, Marine Biology Section
Krijgslaan 281-S8
Gent

B-9000
Belgium

Telephone+32 9 264 52 10
Facsimile+32 9 264 85 98
Emailmagda.vincx@rug.ac.be
Administration 
Collating centreBelgian Marine Data Centre (BMDC)
Local identifier11024002
Global identifier1045
Last revised2009-08-10