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Length/Width and biomass of nematodes from sandbanks on the Belgian Continental Shelf
Citation
Vanaverbeke, J. (1998). Length, width and biomass measurements of nematodes from 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
Firstly, one wanted to analyse the response of nematode biomass spectra (NBS) to three distinct stressors upon the sediment habitat and secondly, analysing the NBS in different ways to be able to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of various methods more

This dataset was collected in the framework of the PODO-I project: "Structural and functional biodiversity of North Sea ecosystems: species and their habitats as indicators for a sustainable development of the Belgian Continental Shelf".

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

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

Temporal coverage
February 1997 - February 1998

Taxonomic coverage
Nematoda [WoRMS]

Parameter
Nematode measurements

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

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(Partly) included in:
PROJECT DATA: Integrated data from projects PODOI and Trophos (1997-2006), more
MANUELA: MANUELA Database, more

Project
TROPHOS: Higher trophic levels in the Southern North Sea, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
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
Vanaverbeke, J.; Steyaert, M.; Vanreusel, A.; Vincx, M. (2005). Nematode biomass spectra as descriptors of functional changes due to human and natural impact, in: VLIZ Coll. Rep. 33-34(2003-2004). VLIZ Collected Reprints: Marine and Coastal Research in Flanders, 33-34: pp. chapter 54, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2006-06-07
Information last updated: 2007-10-08
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