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Survey of algae, sponges, and ascidians, Fiji, 2007
Southwestern Pacific OBIS (2014). Survey of algae, sponges, and ascidians, Fiji, 2007. Southwestern Pacific OBIS, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), Wellington, New Zealand, 1098 records, Online released on December 23, 2014.
Contact: Mackay, Kevin

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The goal of this “BSM-Fiji” campaign, from 7 to 27 May 2007, was to sample algae, sponges and ascidians so as to analyse the region’s biodiversity. Sampling was carried out in the provinces of Bua, Macuata (Vanua Levu Island), Cakaudrauve (Ringgold atolls), Lomaiviti (N’Gau Islands) and Kaduvu. This campaign was part of the CRISP (Coral Reef InitiativeS for the Pacific) program and formed Component 2C2 of the project as one of the programs designed to foster biodiversity through research on new natural substances of marine origin.

Biology, Biology > Macroalgae
Marine, ISEW, Fiji, , Ascidia Linnaeus, 1767, Porifera

Geographical coverage
ISEW, Fiji [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
7 May 2007 - 27 May 2007

Taxonomic coverage
Ascidia Linnaeus, 1767 [WoRMS]
Porifera [WoRMS]

Occurrence of biota

National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), moredata creator

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NZOBIS: Southwestern Pacific Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

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