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Data set name

Systematics and ecology of anguilliform fishes on the shelf and slope of the NE Atlantic (1965 onwards)

Data holding centreUniversity of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences, Guia Marine Laboratory (IMAR network)
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom 1965 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

North-Eastern Atlantic shelf and slope

Observations 
Parameters

Fish morphology, age and physiology; Fish abundance in water bodies; Fish taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the bed; Fish taxonomy-related counts; Fish behaviour

Instruments

Pelagic trawl nets

Description 
Summary

Anguilliform fishes, both littoral and deep-sea, are studied under the taxonomic and nomenclatural aspects. Their ecology, namely their feeding habits are also studied.

OriginatorsUniversity of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences, Guia Marine Laboratory (IMAR network)
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences, Guia Marine Laboratory (IMAR network)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactProf. Luiz Saldanha
Address

University of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences, Guia Marine Laboratory (IMAR network)
Av. Nossa Senhora do Cabo, 939, Estrada do Guincho
Cascais

2750-374
Portugal

Telephone+351 1 486 9211
Facsimile+351 214869720
Emaillmg-imar@mail.telepac.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15008001
Global identifier2171
Last revised2009-10-30