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General
Data set name

Larvae and juvenile squid in the north east Atlantic (1993-95)

Data holding centreNational Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom January 1993 to December 1995
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Portuguese continental coast

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton feeding; Zooplankton growth rates; Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zooplankton egg hatch proportion

Instruments

Plankton nets

Description 
Summary

The project comprises a study of squid fisheries in the whole geographic area of the north east Atlantic relevant to the Common Fisheries Policy. The main species will be Loligo forbesi and L. vulgaris; as a supplementary work, the population of other decapod cephalopods will be studied. Catch and study of squid larvae and juveniles is carried out in order to obtain recruitment indices.

OriginatorsNational Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
Availability 
OrganisationNational Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactMarcelo Vasconcelos (President)
Address

National Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
Av. De Brasilia
Lisboa

1449-006
Portugal

Telephone+351 213010814
Facsimile+351 213015948
Emaildina@ipimar.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15040015
Global identifier2333
Last revised2009-10-29