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CSIRO, Cruise SS199101, Marine Biology Data, Western Australia, 1991
Citation
CSIRO - Southern Surveyor voyage SS 01/91, WA coast deepwater invertebrate study
Contact: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), more

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Description
Biological data collected on Southern Surveyor cruise SS 01/91. This cruise took place in waters off the west coast of Western Australia during 21 January - 19 February 1991, under the leadership of Anthony Koslow, as part of the Western Australia coast deepwater invertebrate study. Biological data collected on this cruise include extensive collections of fish, crustaceans (including scampi and deep-water prawns), and cephalopods from 95 trawls. Photographic records were also taken of the specimens and acoustic data were continuosly collected during the cruise.

Scope
Themes:
Biology
Keywords:
Marine, ISW, Australia, Western Australia, Cephalopoda, Chordata, Crustacea

Geographical coverage
ISW, Australia, Western Australia [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1991

Taxonomic coverage
Cephalopoda [WoRMS]
Chordata [WoRMS]
Crustacea [WoRMS]

Parameter
Occurrence of biota

Contributors
Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), moredata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
OBIS-Australia: Australian Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Williams, A. et al. (1996). Species composition and checklist of the demersal ichthyofauna of the continental slope off Western Australia (20-35°S). Rec. W. Aust. Mus. 18: 135-155, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-03-11
Information last updated: 2015-05-20
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