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WSA_OBIS_BR_Offshore_Islands
Entry ID: BR_Offshore_Islands

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Summary
Abstract: The dataset is to report on the known biodiversity of marine islands along the coast of Brazil and that are not connected with the continent by any motorway transport system. (under construction)

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Description: View data on OBIS


Geographic Coverage
 N: -22.2749 S: -22.5249  E: -41.5  W: -41.8083

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Fabio Lang da Silveira and Rubens M. Lopes
Dataset Title: WSA_OBIS_BR_Offshore_Islands
Dataset Release Date: October 2011
Dataset Release Place: São Paulo
Dataset Publisher: WSAOBIS
Version: 1
Data Presentation Form: Publications
Online Resource: http://www.iobis.org/


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-01-01
Stop Date: 1993-12-31


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > SOUTH AMERICA > BRAZIL
CONTINENT > SOUTH AMERICA


Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 10m
Longitude Resolution: 10m


Science Keywords
OCEANS >COASTAL PROCESSES >BEACHES    [Definition]
OCEANS >COASTAL PROCESSES >INTERTIDAL ZONE    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE ENVIRONMENT MONITORING    [Definition]
OCEANS >AQUATIC SCIENCES    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES >MOLLUSKS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
OCEANS


Project
IODE >International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange    [Information]
OBIS >OCEAN BIOGEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM    [Information]
COML >CENSUS OF MARINE LIFE    [Information]


Quality
Taxonomy has been checked against ITIS, Catalogue of Life and World Register of Marine Species databases.


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 constituent part.

Recognize the limitations of data in OBIS.


Keywords
Animalia
Mollusca (from sand bottom)
Scaphopoda
Gastropoda
Bivalvia


Data Set Progress
IN WORK


Originating Center
PETROBRAS-UFRJ


Data Center
International Ocean Biogeographic Information System    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.iobis.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EDWARD VANDEN BERGHE
Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
Email: evberghe at iobis.org
Contact Address:
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Rutgers University
71 Dudley Road
City: New Brunswick
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: HTTP
Distribution_Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None


Personnel
FABIO LANG DA SILVEIRA
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 55 (11) 3091-7619
Fax: 55 (11) 3091-7802
Email: fldsilve at usp.br
Contact Address:
Departamento de Zoologia, IB USP - Caixa Postal 11461
City: Sao Paulo
Province or State: Sao Paulo
Postal Code: 05422-970
Country: BRAZIL


Publications/References
Absalao, R.S.; Pimenta, A.D.; Gomes, R.S. e Cecchetti, F. 1999 Associcao malacologica dos substratos inconsolidados na area de protecao ambiental do Arquipelago de Santana, Macae, Rio de Janeiro. Oecol. Bras., 7: 273-289. ISSN 1980-6442.

Absalao, R.S. e Pimenta, A.D. 2005. Moluscos marinhos da APA do Arquipelago de Santana, Macae, RJ. 84p. ISBN 85-7393-408-5.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-11-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27



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