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Data set name

Lobster egg and larva lipid content (1989-1990)

Data holding centreCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1989 to 1990
OngoingNo
Geographical area

UK coastal waters

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton growth rates; Biota lipid concentrations; Salinity of the water column; Zooplankton and zoobenthos development stage parameters

Instruments

Plankton nets; salinity sensor

Description 
Summary

Eggs and larvae from 18 ovigerous female lobsters, purchased from merchants in 1989 and 1990 were analysed at different developmental stages following exposure to salinities ranging from near-normal (approximately 32 psu) to low (approximately 18 psu).

OriginatorsCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Data web sitehttp://www.cefas.co.uk/
Availability 
OrganisationCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
AvailabilityLicence
ContactContracts Office, CEFAS, Lowestoft
Address

Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Pakefield Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 OHT
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1621 562244
Facsimile+44 (0)1502 513865
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1029015
Global identifier399
Last revised2009-05-22