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FRB: Thecate hydroids from the shelf waters of northern Canada
Citation
Calder, Dale R. (2015). FRB: Thecate hydroids from the shelf waters of northern Canada. Version 1 In OBIS Canada Digital Collections. Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, Canada. Published by OBIS, Digital http://www.iobis.org/. Accessed on –INSERT DATE
Contact: Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO), more

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Description
Based largely on collections from the Calanus-Salaelinus expeditions, 54 species of thecate hydroids were identified from the shelf waters of northern Canada between northeastern Newfoundland and the Alaska-Yukon border. Thecates were found in material from 84 of the stations occupied by M.V. Calanus and M.V. Salvelinus,. The source report contains reference to previously unreported hydroids from arctic Canada in the collection of the Museum of Natural Sciences - these specimens are not included in this datasets. Specimens from these two collections were identified by Dale R. Calder who at that time worked at the Museum of Natural Sciences, National Museums of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. or - are included but flagged with collectionCode of CMN and institutionCode.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Invertebrates
Keywords:
Marine/Coastal, ANW, Canada, East, Leptothecata

Geographical coverage
ANW, Canada, East [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
13 September 1923 - 25 June 1966

Taxonomic coverage
Leptothecata [WoRMS]

Parameter
Occurrence of biota

Contributors
Government of Canada; Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO), more
Royal Ontario Museum, moredata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
OBIS-Canada: Canadian Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Data collection
Metadatarecord created: 2015-08-11
Information last updated: 2015-08-11
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