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Data set name

DATA ON ZOOPLANKTON IN MEDITERRANEAN SEA ( ENDOUME OBSERV.)

Data holding centreCOM - Physical and Biogeochemical Oceanography Laboratory (LUMINY)
CountryFrance  France
Time period1962 -->
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Méditerranée Occ. (courant Ligure) et océan mondial

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton and zoobenthos morphological parameters; Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zooplankton taxonomy-related biomass expressed as carbon per unit volume of the water column

Instruments

Plankton nets

Description 
Summary

Data on spatial and temporal distribution of the zooplankton (Mediterranean Sea and others oceans) from the Endoume Observatory

OriginatorsCOM - Physical and Biogeochemical Oceanography Laboratory (LUMINY)
References

THIBAULT D.; GAUDY R.; LE FEVRE J. (1994) Zooplancton biomass, feeding and metabolism in a geostrophic frontal area (Almeria-Oran front, western Mediterranean). Significance to pelagic food webs., Journal of Marine Systems, 1994, 5,297-311; SEGUIN Gerard, GAUDY Raymond, ERRHIF Ahmed, THIBAULT Delphine. (1993) Observations sur l'abondance, la composition taxonomique et les affinites ecologiques des copepodes pelagiques recoltes dans la region du front Almeria-Oran., Marine Life, 1993, 3(1-2),19-29

Data web sitehttp://www.com.univ-mrs.fr/
Availability 
OrganisationCOM - Physical and Biogeochemical Oceanography Laboratory (LUMINY)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDir. Lab. Oceanog. & Biogéoch. COM
Address

COM - Physical and Biogeochemical Oceanography Laboratory (LUMINY)
UFR Centre Oceanologique de Marseille UMR 6535 Campus de Luminy Case 901
Marseille cedex 9

13288
France

Telephone+33(0)4 91 82 91 15
Facsimile+33(0)4 91.82.65.48
Emailcoste@com.univ-mrs.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierCOME01
Global identifier4728
Last revised2011-01-13