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Sea turtles validated sightings reported in the Mediterranean Sea from 2019 onwards by avvistAPP users
Citation
Tirelli V., Goruppi A. (2021). validated sightings reported in the Mediterranean Sea from 2019 onwards by avvistAPP users. National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics - OGS, Division of Oceanography. Italy. Dataset/Occurrence. https://doi.org/10.13120/23ce-tb78

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Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Description
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.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Reptiles
Keywords:
Marine/Coastal, Citizen science, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, MED, Adriatic Sea, Cheloniidae Oppel, 1811, Dermochelyidae Fitzinger, 1843

Geographical coverage
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 12,6371; MinLat: 44,59 - MaxLong: 13,762; MaxLat: 45,7895 [WGS84]
MED, Adriatic Sea [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
7 August 2019 - 27 October 2020

Taxonomic coverage
Cheloniidae Oppel, 1811 [WoRMS]
Dermochelyidae Fitzinger, 1843 [WoRMS]

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

Related datasets
Published in:
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: 2021-12-16
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