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CEAMARC 2008 NORPAC Cnidarians and Ctenophores
Grossmann, MM, Lindsay, DJ, 2011. The gelatinous mesozooplankton (Cnidaria and Ctenophora) of Eastern Antarctica, summer 2008: NORPAC CEAMARC dataset.

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During the 2008 Collaborative East Antarctic Marine Census (CEAMARC) campaign in the Southern Ocean on the T/V Umitaka Maru, several NORPAC nets (45-cm diameter, 0.33-mm mesh aperture; Motoda 1957) were deployed in the Subantarctic zone and Antarctic zone south of Australia. This dataset contains the cnidarians and ctenophores captured in these 0-150m water column tows.

Marine, PSE, Antarctic and Subantarctic waters, Ctenophora, Hydrozoa

Geographical coverage
PSE, Antarctic and Subantarctic waters

Temporal coverage
31 January 2008 - 13 February 2008

Taxonomic coverage
Ctenophora [WoRMS]
Hydrozoa [WoRMS]

Count, Density, Temperature

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), moredata creator Yokohama City University, moredata creator

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2011-07-22
Information last updated: 2011-07-22
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