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Ecoscope Observation Database
Citation
Cauquil, P., Barde, J., Rodriguez, C., Chassot, E., Chavance, P. 2012. Ecoscope Observation Database. Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement (IRD).

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Archived data
Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Description
Dataseries collected for tropical tuna fisheries and research of tuna and associated species. more

This dataset represents a part of the joint database of UMR212-EME (Exploited Marine Ecosystems) research unit (IRD, Ifremer, University of Montpellier 2 and related partner like YugNIRO: Southern Scientific Research of Marine Fisheries and Oceanography, Ukraine).

This database is used to manage various dataseries collected for tropical tuna fisheries and research of tuna and associated species (so far mainly YugNIRO and IRD datasets).

Biology of top predators in the open ocean ecosystem including distribution, size and weight parameters, trophic ecology, and sexual maturity are covered. In the forthcoming years more data will be available.


Scope
Themes:
Biology, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Fish
Keywords:
Marine, Tuna fisheries, ANE, Atlantic, ISW, Indian Ocean, Pisces

Geographical coverage
ANE, Atlantic [Marine Regions]
ISW, Indian Ocean [Marine Regions]

Taxonomic coverage
Pisces [WoRMS]

Parameter
Distribution

Contributors
Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD), moredata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2012-07-18
Information last updated: 2013-01-24
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