Marine birds and mammals of the Southern Ocean (a census for the CAML)

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Marine bird and mammal survey for CAML, on board of the ice breaker "Ivan Papanin" in the Southern Ocean, with the International Polar Foundation.

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CAML bird and mammal census in the Southern Ocean. I.R.Sc.N.B. / I.P.F. supported by "Fond Léopold III"


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GBIF Registration

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Henri Robert
  • Owner
  • Custodian Steward
  • Originator
Directorate Natural Environment
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
Anton Van de Putte
  • Metadata Provider
  • Point Of Contact
Project Manager
Antarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF)

Geographic Coverage

PSW, Antarctic Ocean

Bounding Coordinates South West [-72, -15], North East [-55, 25]

Taxonomic Coverage

Class Aves [Birds]

Class Mammalia [mammals]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2008-12-07 / 2009-01-14

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers 7b517a6c-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a