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

Latest version published by SCAR - AntOBIS on 04 October 2018 SCAR - AntOBIS
Marine bird and mammal survey for CAML, on board of the ice breaker "Ivan Papanin" in the Southern Ocean, with the International Polar Foundation.
Publication date:
04 October 2018
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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

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

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 7b517a6c-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a.  SCAR - AntOBIS publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Ocean Biodiversity Information System.



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Who created the resource:

Henri Robert
Directorate Natural Environment
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Anton Van de Putte
Project Manager
Antarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF)

Who filled in the metadata:

Anton Van de Putte
Project Manager
Antarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF)

Who else was associated with the resource:

Custodian Steward
Henri Robert
Henri Robert

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 2008-12-07

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

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