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PTN/PROTECT2013/moray: Tracking the movements of Mediterranean moray during the summer of 2013 in the Portuguese Southwest Coast
Citation
Silva, A.F.; T.J. Pereira; A.F. Belo; B.R. Quintella; N. Castro; J.L. Costa & P.R. Almeida (2018). Tracking the Movements of mediterranean moray during the summer of 2013 in the Portuguese Southwest Coast

Availability: Unrestricted after moratorium period
Data are initially restricted, but the access condition relaxes to academic or unrestricted once a specified period of time after an event (such as collection, publication, completion of QC procedures or project cessation) has elapsed

Description
Tracking the movement patterns of Mediterranean moray (Muraena helena) within Pessegueiro Island MPA during the summer of 2013. Homerange and site fidelity were accessed. 19 moray eels were tagged with acoustic transmitters (V9) and movements within the MPA monitored with automatic receivers (VR2w - listening at 69kHz) deployed at 20 locations across this marine protected area

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Fish, Fisheries
Keywords:
Marine, Brackish water, Acoustic telemetry, Tracking, Muraena helena Linnaeus, 1758, Pisces

Temporal coverage
28 July 2013 - 13 October 2013
Quasi continuous (< 1 min.)

Taxonomic coverage
Muraena helena Linnaeus, 1758 [WoRMS]
Pisces [WoRMS]

Contributors
University of Lisbon; Faculty of Sciences; Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre (MARE), moredata creator

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
ETN data: fish acoustic receiver network, more

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Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2018-11-07
Information last updated: 2018-11-07
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