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SPEEK database: Meiobenthos of subtidal sandbanks on the Belgian Continental Shelf
Citation
Vanaverbeke, J., Deprez, T. & Vincx, M. (2006). Meiobenthos of subtidal sandbanks on the Belgian Continental Shelf. Ghent University, Department of Biology, Marine Biology Section (MARBIOL), Belgium.

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

Description
Meiobenthos of subtidal sandbanks on the Belgian Continental Shelf (counts, nematode species information, nematode biomass information) more

This database contains meiobenthic data collected on several subtidal sandbanks on the Belgian Continental Shelf during several sampling campaings from 1978 until 2004. Taxon densities, nematode species densities and nematode biomass information per station is linked with the available sedimentological variables, if available.

Scope
Themes:
Biology, Biology > Benthos
Keywords:
Marine, Data, Marine Genomics, Meiobenthos, Sandbanks, ANE, Belgium, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS), Nematoda

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium [Marine Regions]
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS) [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1978 - February 2004
Not relevant

Taxonomic coverage
Nematoda [WoRMS]

Parameters
Biomass, Count, Density, Feeding type diversity, Granulometric variables

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

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
MANUELA: MANUELA Database, more
Previous version:
Meiobenthos of subtidal sandbanks on the Belgian Continental Shelf, more

Publication
Based on this dataset
Vincx, M. (1990). Diversity of the nematode communities in the Southern Bight of the North Sea. Neth. J. Sea Res. 25(1-2): 181-188. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/0077-7579(90)90019-D, more
Vanaverbeke, J. et al. (2002). Nematode assemblages from subtidal sandbanks in the Southern Bight of the North Sea: effect of small sedimentological differences. J. Sea Res. 48(3): 197-207. dx.doi.org/10.1016/s1385-1101(02)00165-x, more
Vanaverbeke, J. et al. (2003). Nematode biomass spectra as descriptors of functional changes due to human and natural impact Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 249: 157-170. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps249157, more
Vincx, M. et al. (1990). The distribution of nematodes communities in the Southern Bight of the North Sea. Cah. Biol. Mar. 31(1): 107-129, more
Vanaverbeke, J. et al. (2000). The meiobenthos of subtidal sandbanks on the Belgian Continental Shelf (Southern Bight of the North Sea). Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 51(5): 637-649. dx.doi.org/10.1006/ecss.2000.0703, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2006-02-20
Information last updated: 2007-11-21
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