Icota - Pelagant

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19 March 2019
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Biodiversity of fish-larvae and plankton (phyto- and zooplankton) on the continental shelf between Terre Adélie and the Mertz Glacier Tongue.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Koubbi P., Goffart A., Hecq J.H., Swadling K., Beans C., Wright S., 2007. Plankton and ichthyoplankton database of the Icota-Pelagant Programmes from Terre Adélie to the Mertz Glacier Tongue, East-Antarctica, in January 2004.


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 7b542942-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.


Ichthyoplankton; Phytoplankton; Zooplankton; Occurrence

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Bruno Danis
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences; Departement Educatie en Natuur; Afdeling Zoetwaterbiologie
Anton Van de Putte
  • Metadata Provider
Antarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF)

Geographic Coverage

Terre Adélie to Mertz Glacier

Bounding Coordinates South West [-67.1, 139], North East [-66.33, 145]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date 2004-01-19

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers 7b542942-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a