European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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Data set name

Marine Species Record Collections

Data holding centreMarLIN Marine Life Information Network
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
ProjectThe Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland(MarLIN)
Time periodPresent
OngoingYes
Geographical area

UK and Ireland

Observations 
Parameters

Bird counts; Cetacean abundance; Fish taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the bed; Fish taxonomy-related counts; Seal abundance; Reptile abundance; Insect and earthworm taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the littoral zone; Insect and earthworm taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the bed; Microzooplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the littoral zone; Phytoplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies; Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance

Instruments

Inapplicable

Description 
Summary

The list of marine species record collections has been compiled mainly from the results of a questionnaire circulated at the Marine Species Recording workshop held at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne on 29-30th january 1998.

OriginatorsMarLIN Marine Life Information Network
Data web sitehttp://www.marlin.ac.uk/
Availability 
OrganisationMarLIN Marine Life Information Network
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactMarLIN
Address

MarLIN Marine Life Information Network
MBA The laboratory
Citadel Hill
Plymouth
PL1 2PB
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 (0)1752 633336
Emailmarlin@mba.ac.uk
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1096002
Global identifier876
Last revised2010-01-10