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BIOPEARL II, CAML Cruise
Citation
Linse et al. 2008 BIOPEARL II expedition/ JR 179

Description
Benthic collection data arising from the British Antarctic Survey cruise JR179 to the southern Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas. Biological samples were taken by Agassiz trawl and epibenthic sledge (Brandt & Barthel 1995/Brenke 2005 type). Samples range from 500 to 2500m and at 4 locations vertical transects sampling at 500, 1000 and 1500m were taken.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Invertebrates
Keywords:
Marine, Continental shelf, Continental slope, Zoobenthos, PSW, Amundsen Sea

Geographical coverage
PSW, Amundsen Sea

Temporal coverage
February 2008 - April 2008
Unknown

Parameters
Count, Presence of biota

Contributor
Natural Environment Research Council; British Antarctic Survey (BAS), more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field experiment
Metadatarecord created: 2009-11-30
Information last updated: 2009-11-30
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