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Data set name

Zooplankton Indian Ocean Time Series

Data holding centrePlymouth Marine Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodApr-2000 to Mar 2003
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Indian Ocean: Seychelles, Mauritious Rodrigues and Mascerene plateau and basin

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zooplankton non taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column

Instruments

Plankton recorders; plankton counters; optical microscopes

Description 
Summary

A database is being established of all mesozooplankton data collected int eh vicinity of the Seychelles and Rodriguez. Capacity building exercise to set the system up. Land-based but with some cruise data

OriginatorsPlymouth Marine Laboratory
References

Conway, D.V.P., White, R.G., Hugues-Dit-Ciles, J., Gallienne, C.P., and Robins, D.B. (2003) Guide to the coastal and surface zooplankton of the south-western Indian Ocean., Occasional Publication of the Marine Biological Association 15.

Availability 
OrganisationPlymouth Marine Laboratory
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactThe Director
Address

Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Prospect Place The Hoe
Plymouth
England
PL1 3DH
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1752 633100
Facsimile+44 (0)1752 633101
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1053044
Global identifier724
Last revised2009-12-01