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CMarZ (Census of Marine Zooplankton)-Asia Database
Entry ID: CMarZ-Asia_0.9

Abstract: CMarZ (Census of Marine Zooplankton)-Asia Database is an integrated search system of zooplankton information provided by the CMarZ. It consists of 4 search systems of zooplankton data: Sample Collections, Species Information, Community Genes and Genomes and BLAST Search. While its title contains the regional name ?Asia?, the data provided encompass those from all over the world.

Total Distribution Records: 2851
Total Taxa #: 130
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 51.4   S: 37.0   E: -175.0   W: 140.4

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Shuhei Nishida, Yutaka Michida and Takumi Nonomura
Dataset Title: CMarZ (Census of Marine Zooplankton)-Asia Database
Dataset Release Date: 2009-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Tokyo, Japan
Dataset Publisher: Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo
Version: 0.9
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1977-03-17
Stop Date: 2002-08-22
SHIPS Ancillary Description
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 the full citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any constituent part.
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Data Center
Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Email: nonomura at
Email: shiga at
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-11-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-12-10