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Biocean
Citation
Fabri, M-C. et al., Ifremer BIOCEAN database (Deep Sea Benthic Fauna). Institut Français de Recherche pour l'Exploitation de la Mer, Ifremer, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France. World Wide Web electronic publication, http://www.ifremer.fr/isi/biocean

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

Description
Deep-sea benthic fauna collected during Ifremer cruises more

The Biocean database was designed to gather the extremely large volume of data collected from different deep-sea ecosystem studies conducted by Ifremer's department "Environnement Profond" and aims at facilitating ecosystem studies in the deep sea. It represents an important new resource for deep-sea ecologists and will have wide applications in biogeography, and biodiversity studies.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Keywords:
Marine, Benthos, Deep sea, Fauna, World Waters, Animalia

Geographical coverage
World Waters [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1967 - 2007
Unknown

Taxonomic coverage
Animalia [WoRMS]

Contributors
Institut Français de Recherche pour l'Exploitation de la Mer (IFREMER), moredata ownerdata creatordata manager

Related datasets
Published in:
AntOBIS: Antarctic Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
Macroben: Macroben database (Marbef Theme 1 workshop), more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Fabri, M.-C. et al. (2006). Combining the Biocean database for deep-sea benthic data with the online Ocean Biogeographic Information System Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 316: 215-224, more

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Dataset information:

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2005-01-04
Information last updated: 2016-04-19
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