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Survey data of seagrass beds on the Monitoring sites 1000 project, BDCJ
Biodiversity Center of Japan, Ministry of the Environment. Data file of seagrass beds survey on Monitoring sites 1000 project at Accessed on yyyy-mm-dd.
Contact: Ecosystem Monitoring Unit, more

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This dataset contains data of the occurrence of seagrass species which was recorded at the Monitoring Sites 1000 Projects: Coastal Area Survey (Seagrass beds). The annual survey was carried out with six places of Japanese coast from north (Hokkaido) to south (Okinawa). In addition, the data about reference specimens (seagrass and macrozoobenthos) in the survey every five years is included. The data of this dataset is derived from the data file of the Monitoring Sites 1000 Projects: Coastal Area Survey. The data file includes the information about quantity data of seagrass (a cover degree, biomass).

Biology > Plants
Marine/Coastal, INW, Japan, Cymodoceaceae Vines, Hydrocharitaceae Jussieu, Zostera L.

Geographical coverage
INW, Japan [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
2009 - 2014

Taxonomic coverage
Cymodoceaceae Vines [WoRMS]
Hydrocharitaceae Jussieu [WoRMS]
Zostera L. [WoRMS]

Occurrence of biota

Ministry of Environment of Japan; Ecosystem Monitoring Unit, moredata creator

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OBIS-Japan: Japanese Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2017-01-17
Information last updated: 2017-01-17
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