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Liverpool Bay Nematoda and Copepoda (UK)
Somerfield, P.J. (1991). Liverpool Bay Nematoda and Copepoda (UK). Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), UK.

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Estuarine pollution gradient.Transect through dredgings disposal site, 7 stationson a 10m contour, 4 reps, (craib cores and Day grab (subsamples of 50ml syringe to a depth of 5cm)) more

Data were collected to look for changes in meiofauna community structures through a disposal site, to assess the utility of meiofauna samples collected by taking subsamples from grab samples compared to samples collected with a Craib corer and finally to relate the observed changes to the measured environmental variables

Biology, Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Marine, Changes (time), Disposal (waste), Meiobenthos, Meiofauna, ANE, British Isles, Liverpool Bay, Copepoda, Nematoda

Geographical coverage
ANE, British Isles, Liverpool Bay [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
September 1991

Taxonomic coverage
Copepoda [WoRMS]
Nematoda [WoRMS]

Cadmium (Cd), Chromium (Cr), Copepoda count, Copper (Cu), Count of Nematoda, Lead (Pb), Mercury (Hg), Nickel (Ni), Nitrogen (N), Organic carbon (OC), Silt-clay percentage, Zinc (Zn)

Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), moredata ownerdata creator

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Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
MANUELA: MANUELA Database, more

Based on this dataset:
Somerfield, P.J.; Rees, H.L.; Warwick, R.M. (1995). Interrelationships in community structure between shallow-water marine meiofauna and macrofauna in relation to dredgings disposal. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 127: 103-112, more
Somerfield, P.J.; Clarke, K.R. (1995). Taxonomic levels, in marine community studies, revisited. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 127: 113-119, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2006-01-17
Information last updated: 2007-11-21
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