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General
Data set name

Decapod crustaceans along the Portuguese coast (1978-)

Data holding centreMuseu Bocage, National Museum of Natural History, University of Lisbon
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom 1978 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Coast of Portugal, from Algarve (South) to Viana do Castelo (North)

Observations 
Parameters

Zoobenthos dry weight biomass; Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Zooplankton and zoobenthos physiological condition parameters; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related counts; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related wet weight biomass per unit area of the bed

Instruments

Benthos samplers

Description 
Summary

The data are on the systematics, ecology and distribution of Crustacea decapoda of the Portuguese coast.

OriginatorsMuseu Bocage, National Museum of Natural History, University of Lisbon
Availability 
OrganisationMuseu Bocage, National Museum of Natural History, University of Lisbon
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactCarlos Almaca
Address

Museu Bocage, National Museum of Natural History, University of Lisbon
Rua da Escola Politecnica, 58
Lisbon
Lisbon
1250-102
Portugal

Telephone+351 213961521
Emailjb@fc.ul.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15039001
Global identifier2317
Last revised2010-05-04