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Levantive Palmachim Trawl nets Benthos

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Biology > Benthos, Biology > Plankton > Zooplankton
Marine/Coastal, Benthos, Data, Marine Genomics, MED, Israel, Actinopterygii, Bivalvia, Cheilostomatida, Echinodermata, Gastropoda, Malacostraca, Polychaeta

Geographical coverage
MED, Israel Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: MinLong: 34,667; MinLat: 31,9167 - MaxLong: 34,634; MaxLat: 31,95 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
January 1977 - January 2003

Taxonomic coverage
Actinopterygii [WoRMS]
Bivalvia [WoRMS]
Cheilostomatida [WoRMS]
Echinodermata [WoRMS]
Gastropoda [WoRMS]
Malacostraca [WoRMS]
Polychaeta [WoRMS]

Macrobenthos density Methodology
Macrobenthos density: Box corer sampling
Macrobenthos was collected using the Box corer BX700 AL of Ocean Instruments. This Box corer has a sampling surface of 0,062 m².

Macrobenthos density: Beam Trawling
Samples were taken from the R/V Shikmona using a 1.15 m wide beam trawl. Each "run" had a duration of 20 minutes and three "runs" were taken in each station.

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR), moredata provider
Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research Ltd.; National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), moredata creator

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Published in:
MedOBIS: Mediterranean Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2012-01-18
Information last updated: 2015-06-29
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