SOMBASE - Southern Ocean Mollusc Database
Entry ID: GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00068

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Summary
Abstract: Understanding where organisms live and why they live there is the key aim of ecology. SOMBASE is a tool for looking at marine molluscs in the seas around Antarctica. Using a database and the latest mapping technology it is possible to display all the places where a family, genus or species has been found on an electronic map. These maps show us how widely spread different organisms are and if they ... View entire text
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Description: SOMBASE homepage and maps
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 13.27   S: -78.48   E: 180.0   W: -180.0
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 6333

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Huw Griffiths
Dataset Title: Southern Ocean Mollusc Database (SOMBASE)
Dataset Publisher: British Antarctic Survey
Online Resource: www.scarmarbin.be
Access Constraints There are no access constraints for this dataset.
Use Constraints If data are used from the SOMBASE database, the investigator must be informed, and the dataset must be cited as shown in the citation field. Please contact the investigator for more information.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Polar Data Centre, British Antarctic Survey, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarctica.ac.uk//about_bas/our_organisation/eid/pdc/ind...
Dataset ID: GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00068

Data Center Personnel
Name: HELEN CAMPBELL
Contact Address:
Polar Data Centre
British Antarctic Survey
Distribution
Distribution Format: DBF
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: hjg at bas.ac.uk
Country: UK
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-01-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-04-27
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