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Data set name

Zooplankton data in Mar Menor (Murcia, SE Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom January to December 1991
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Mar Menor (Murcia, SE Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Microzooplankton generic abundance in water bodies

Instruments

Plankton nets

Description 
Summary

The monthly samples taken with a 50 cm Juday net are superficial from the outer marine area of the Mar Menor at a depth of 30m. The purpose of the program has been the study of the relationship between the zooplankton and the formation of gelatinous aggregates in the coastal waters of the region of Murcia.

OriginatorsIEO/ Balearic Islands Oceanographic Centre
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactAlvaro Fernandez (Director)
Address

IEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Corazon de Maria,8
MADRID

28002
Spain

Telephone+34 91 5974443
Facsimile+34 915 974770
Emaildirector@md.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8036052
Global identifier2701
Last revised2009-01-12