CephBase
Entry ID: utmbnrcc_cephbase_obis

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Summary
Abstract: CephBase is a dynamic html (dhtml) relational database-driven interactive web site that has been online since 1998. The prototype version of CephBase was developed at Dalhousie Univeristy in Halifax, Canada and was sponsored by the Sloan Foundation following the Workshop on Non-Fish Nekton in Boston, December, 1997. As of 12/2000, CephBase has all the taxa, authorities, and the year the taxa was ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 81.23   S: -80.12   E: 179.97   W: -179.83

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: NRCC, University of Texas Medical Branch, Phillip Lee, and James B. Wood; Biology Department, Dalhousie University, Cartiona L. Day and Ronald K. O'Dor.
Dataset Title: CephBase
Dataset Release Date: 1998
Dataset Release Place: Galveston, Texas
Dataset Publisher: National Resource Center for Cephalopods (NRCC)
Version: 1
Data Presentation Form: database
Online Resource: http://www.cephbase.utmb.edu/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Acknowledge the use of specific records from contributing databases in the form appearing in the 'Citation' field thereof (if any); and acknowledge the use of the OBIS facility.

For information purposes, email to obissupport@marine.rutgers.edu the full citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Flanders Marine Institute, Belgium Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.vliz.be/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WARD APPELTANS
Phone: +32-(0)59-34 01 55
Fax: +32-(0)59-34 21 31
Email: ward.appeltans at vliz.be
Contact Address:
Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)
Wandelaarkaai 7
City: Oostende
Postal Code: 8400
Country: Belgium
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Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (604) 822-5602
Fax: (604) 822-8934
Email: cephbase at hotmail.com
Contact Address:
2202 Main Mall
University of British Columbia
City: Vancouver
Province or State: BC
Postal Code: V6T 1Z4
Country: CANADA
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Publications/References
Day C. 2002. CephBase and the Sea Around Us Project. Sea Around Us Newsletter in FishBytes 8(5). The Fisheries Centre UBC, Vancouver. Vol. 13: pp.4

Cheung W., Alder J., Karpouzi V., Watson R., Lam V., Day C., Kaschner K. and D. Pauly 2005. Patterns of species richness in the high seas. Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, Montreal, Technical Series no. 20: pp.1-31

Wood J.B., Day C.L. and R.K. O'Dor 2000. CephBase: testing ideas for cephalopod and other species-level databases. Oceanography. 13(3): pp.14-20

See http://www.cephbase.utmb.edu/ for a complete list of CephBase References
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-06-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-03-12
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