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Dolphins validated sightings reported in the Mediterranean Sea from 2019 onwards by avvistAPP users
Tirelli V, Goruppi A (2024): Dolphins validated sightings reported by avvistAPP users. v3.4. National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics. Dataset/Samplingevent. https://doi.org/10.13120/awym8v https://doi.org/10.13120/3524-gy91

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Sampling Methods avvistAPP is a free citizen science tool that allows everyone to actively contribute to the monitoring of marine animals. Available both in Google and Apple app stores. App description: https://doi.org/10.13120/h127-9v54 Study Extent Mediterranean Sea from 2019 onwards. Method step description: The reported sightings are validated by researchers.

Biology > Mammals
Marine/Coastal, Citizen science, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, MED, MED, Adriatic Sea, MED, Tyrrhenian Sea, Stenella coeruleoalba (Meyen, 1833), Tursiops truncantus Montagu, 1821

Geographical coverage
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 9,8494; MinLat: 42,211 - MaxLong: 14,5993; MaxLat: 45,7764 [WGS84]
Mediterranean [Marine Regions]
MED, Adriatic Sea [Marine Regions]
MED, Tyrrhenian Sea [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
2 September 2019 - 31 July 2022

Taxonomic coverage
Stenella coeruleoalba (Meyen, 1833) [WoRMS]
Tursiops truncantus Montagu, 1821 [WoRMS]

Count (in assayed sample) of biological entity specified elsewhere [BODC]

National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics (OGS), moredata creatordata creatordata manager
Delfini e Tartarughe del Golfo di Trieste (DelTa), moredata manager

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EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Citizen science
Metadatarecord created: 2021-12-16
Information last updated: 2024-07-18
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