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General
Data set name

Ascidia (sea-squirts) data in waters around Spain and Canary Islands

Data holding centreInstitute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1972 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Iberian Mediterranean, Gibraltar Straits, Galicia, Cantabrico, Canary Islands, Spanish Atlantic

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton and zoobenthos morphological parameters; Metadata parameters

Description 
Summary

The file relates the sampling stations with the species of ascidias classified at diverse areas of the Iberian Mediterranean (Catalonia, Balearic Islands, Valencia, Murcia, Andalucia, Alboran Sea, Gibraltar) and the Spanish Atlantic and Canary Islands. This file relates place, date, substrate, orientation, biokenosis and, in some cases, temperature.

OriginatorsInstitute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactDirector
Address

Institute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
Jacinto Benavente 21 El Campello
Alicante

03560
Spain

Telephone+34 96 5657690
Facsimile+34 965 941922
Emailinfo@ecologialitoral.com
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8006001
Global identifier2554
Last revised2009-02-09