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BioChem: Macrozooplankton biomass measurements in Bedford Basin, 1969-1971
Sameoto, D.D., 2013. BioChem: Macrozooplankton biomass measurements in Bedford Basin, 1969-1971. Version 1 In OBIS Canada Digital Collections. Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, Canada. Published by OBIS, Digital Accessed on –INSERT DATE
Contact: Kennedy, Mary

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This dataset contains occurrence records associated with a study describing the seasonal changes in biomass and species composition of the major groups of macrozooplankton of Bedford Basin, an area polluted with domestic sewage. Sagitta elegans Verrill was the dominant species in both numbers and biomass of predatory macrozooplankton. Abundance information (numbers per cubic metre) and biomass (grams per cubic metre) are provided.

Biology > Zooplankton
Marine, Zooplankton species, ANW, Canada, Nova Scotia, Bedford Basin

Geographical coverage
ANW, Canada, Nova Scotia, Bedford Basin [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
14 January 1969 - 29 June 1971

Occurrence of biota

Government of Canada; Department of Fisheries and Oceans; Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO), moredata creator

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OBIS-Canada: Canadian Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-04-27
Information last updated: 2015-04-27
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