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Data set name

Benthic faunal data of the South Aegean Sea (1987-1992)

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time periodFrom 1987 to 1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

South Aegean Sea (Crete, Cyclades Plateau, south Peloponnese coast, Rhodes, Santorini, Samos)

Observations 
Parameters

Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related wet weight biomass per unit area of the bed

Description 
Summary

Benthic faunal data have been collected from the continental shelf during sampling cruises for various IMBC research programmes. The depth ranges from 10-200 depth. Sampling frequency depending on the programme (monthly or quarterly).

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr A. Magoulas
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
Gournes Pediados P.O. Box 2214
Heraklion
Crete
71003
Greece

Telephone+30 2810337801
Facsimile+30 2810337870
Emaile.mironaki@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6004007
Global identifier1158
Last revised2015-03-23