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Data set name

Infauna time series data of the Ria de La Coruña (NW Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1982 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Ria de La Coruña (NW Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Fishery characterisation

Instruments

Optical microscopes

Description 
Summary

The collection contains data on composition, biomass, diversity and evenness of the infaunal benthic communities at 2 stations (bimonthly) in the Ria de La Coruña. There is also data on annual production of dominating species. The samples were taken with a 'box corer' dredge and were sieved with a 0.5 mm mesh.

OriginatorsIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityMoratorium
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 identifier8036204
Global identifier2851
Last revised2009-01-09