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Spatial heterogeneity of nematodes on an intertidal flat in the Westerschelde Estuary
Citation
Steyaert, M. (1996). Spatial heterogeneity of nematodes on an intertidal flat in the Westerschelde Estuary. Ghent University, Department of Biology, Marine Biology Section (MARBIOL), Belgium.
Contact: Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (UGent-MARBIOL), more

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

Description
The spatial heterogeneity of the nematode associations on a small intertidal estuarine flat was investigated. more

Data were specifically used to test the extent to which macroscale variability was more important than microscale variability.

Scope
Themes:
Biology, Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Keywords:
Brackish water, Terrestrial, Estuarine environment, Intertidal flats, Marine nematodes, Meiobenthos, Nematoda, Variability, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Molenplaat, ANE, Scheldt Estuary

Geographical coverage
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Molenplaat [Marine Regions]
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
4 June 1996 - 7 June 1996

Taxonomic coverage
Nematoda [WoRMS]

Parameters
% Oxygen (O), Chlorophyll a+c, Count of Nematoda, Fucoxanthine, Granulometric variables

Contributors
Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (MARBIOL), moredata ownerdata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
MANUELA: MANUELA Database, more
Other relations:
Benthos on the Molenplaat as part of ECOFLAT, more
ECOFLAT PH: Molenplaat delta C13 experiment, more
Tidal migration of nematodes on an estuarine tidal flat in the Western Scheldt, more

Project
ECOFLAT: The eco-metabolism of estuarine intertidal flat, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Steyaert, M. et al. (2003). The importance of fine-scale, vertical profiles in characterising nematode community structure, in: Steyaert, M. (2003). Ruimtelijke en temporele patronen van nematodengemeenschappen in de Noordzee en Westerschelde = Spatial and temporal scales of nematode communities in the North Sea and Westerschelde. pp. 53-74, more
Steyaert, M. et al. (2005). The importance of fine-scale, vertical profiles in characterising nematode community structure, in: (2005). VLIZ Coll. Rep. 33-34(2003-2004). VLIZ Collected Reprints: Marine and Coastal Research in Flanders, 33-34: pp. chapter 44, more
Steyaert, M. et al. (2003). The importance of fine-scale, vertical profiles in characterising nematode community structure. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 58(2): 353-366. dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0272-7714(03)00086-6, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2006-01-05
Information last updated: 2012-11-13
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