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DFO Maritimes Region Research Vessel Trawl Surveys - Invertebrate Observations
Citation
Tremblay, J., Branton, B. 2007. DFO Maritimes Region Research Vessel Trawl Surveys - Invertebrate Observations. OBIS Canada Digital Collections. OBIS Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, Version 1, Digital, retrieved from http://iobis.org/.

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

Description
Beginning in 1999 selected invertebrates began to be systematically recorded in the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) Maritimes Research Vessel Trawl Surveys. This is an OBIS-formatted view of selected invertebrate species from these surveys. more

Beginning in 1999 selected invertebrates began to be systematically recorded in the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) Maritimes Research Vessel Trawl Surveys. This is an OBIS-formatted view of selected invertebrate species from these surveys. Refer to the parent metadata records for more information about the surveys. OBIS Schema fields implemented in this data set are: InstitutionCode, CatalogNumber, Citation, FieldNumber, Collector, YearCollected, MonthCollected, DayCollected, TimeOfDay, StartYearCollected, StartMonthCollected, StartDayCollected, StartTimeOfDay, EndYearCollected, EndMonthCollected, EndDayCollected, EndTimeOfDay, ContinentOcean, Locality, StartLatitude, StartLongitude, EndLatitude, EndLongitude, Latitude, Longitude, MinimumDepth, MaximumDepth, Temperature, SampleSize, ScientificName, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species, ObservedWeight, ObservedIndividualCount. Additional fields that can be provided upon request: Gear, GearDescription, MinimumSize, MaximumSize, AverageSize, AverageSize5cm

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Invertebrates
Keywords:
Marine, ANW, Atlantic, Scotian Shelf, ANW, Canada, Fundy Bay, ANW, USA, Maine Gulf, Invertebrata

Geographical coverage
ANW, Atlantic, Scotian Shelf [Marine Regions]
ANW, Canada, Fundy Bay [Marine Regions]
ANW, USA, Maine Gulf [Marine Regions]

Taxonomic coverage
Invertebrata

Contributors
Government of Canada; Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO), moredata owner
Government of Canada; Department of Fisheries and Oceans; Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO), moredata provider

Related datasets
Published in:
OBIS-Canada: Canadian Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more


Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2013-03-11
Information last updated: 2013-03-19
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