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Antarctic Krill occurrence data from Discovery expeditions

This dataset has never been published

Antarctic Krill (Euphausia superba) occurence data from historic Discovery expeditions

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 667 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 667 records  (17 KB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download (5 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download (6 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

A. Atkinson, V. Siegel , E. Pakhomov, P. Rothery (2004): Long-term decline in krill stock and increase in salps within the Southern Ocean. Nature 432: 100-103

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

Restricted

GBIF Registration

This resource has not been registered with GBIF

Keywords

Discovery; Krill

External data

The resource data is also available in other formats

Online datasethttp://www.iobis.org/mapper/?dataset=528
Metadatahttp://www.vliz.be/imis/imis.php?module=dataset&dasid=1027

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Angus Atkinson
Natural Environment Research Council; British Antarctic Survey

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Angus Atkinson
Natural Environment Research Council; British Antarctic Survey

Who filled in the metadata:

Anton Van de Putte
Antarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF)
http://data.biodiversity.aq

Who else was associated with the resource:

Point Of Contact
Bruno Danis
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences; Departement Educatie en Natuur; Afdeling Zoetwaterbiologie

Geographic Coverage

PS, Southern Ocean

Bounding Coordinates South West [-78.3, -180], North East [-34, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:236217

Species  Euphausia superba [Antarctic krill]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date 1926-03-01

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.biodiversity.aq/resource.do?r=discovery_krill
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