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Survey of the benthic algal vegetation of the Berufjördur, southeastern Iceland
Citation
Munda I. (1968). Survey of the benthic algal vegetation of the Berufjördur, southeastern Iceland. Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

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Description
The aim of this study was to describe the gradient of the benthic algal vegetation along the coast of Berufjördur, with focus on the influence of salinity and substrate configuration on the zonation patterns and the leading algal associations. Additionally, attention was paid to the differences between the main algal zones on sheltered versus exposed sites of rocky formations.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Macroalgae
Keywords:
Marine, Algae, Phytobenthos, Rocky shores, ANE, Iceland

Geographical coverage
ANE, Iceland [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1968

Parameter
Presence of biota

Contributors
Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts; Scientific research centre, moredata providerdata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
LargeNet database, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Munda, I. (1999). Survey of the benthic algal vegetation of the Berufjördur, southeastern Iceland. Nova Hedwigia 69(3-4): 473-516, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2008-01-21
Information last updated: 2016-12-05
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