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Data set name

Marine bacteria data of the Aegean Sea (1991-1992)

Data holding centreAthens School of Hygiene, Microbiology Department (MD/ATHSH)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time periodFrom 1991 to 1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Selected stations in the open sea waters of the Aegean Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Bacteria non taxonomy-related biomass expressed as carbon per unit volume of the water column

Description 
Summary

Water samples were collected from 10 depth levels at each of 30 selected stations in the open sea waters of the Aegean Sea, within the framework of the international research project POEM (Physical Oceanography of Eastern Mediterranean Sea). Sampling was carried out twice a year. Total bacterial counts were made using epifluorescent microscopy.

OriginatorsAthens School of Hygiene, Microbiology Department (MD/ATHSH)
Availability 
OrganisationAthens School of Hygiene, Microbiology Department (MD/ATHSH)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactProf. N. Vakalis
Address

Athens School of Hygiene, Microbiology Department (MD/ATHSH)
196 Alexandras Ave.
Athens

115 21
Greece

Telephone+30-210-6466045
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6029003
Global identifier1332
Last revised2015-07-13