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BioChem: Planktonic Foraminifera in the Equatorial and Northern Pacific Waters (A Hudson 70 Expedition Data Set) (OBIS Canada)
Entry ID: OBIS.DFO_MAR_Hudson70_Forams_1

Abstract: Twenty-nine plankton tows were collected at different water depths in the equatorial and northern Pacific Ocean during the Hudson 70 cruise. Thirty planktonic foraminiferal species, belonging to eleven genera and three families, have been identified. Absolute and relative abundance of individual species, their size, structural modifications, and coiling directions of the tests are compared with ... View entire text
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Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kennedy, M.K.
Dataset Title: Planktonic Foraminifera in the Equatorial and Northern Pacific Waters (A Hudson 70 Expedition Dataset). In: Fisheries and Oceans Canada - BioChem
Dataset Series Name: OBIS Canada Digital Collections
Dataset Release Date: 2011-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: OBIS Canada
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-05-08
Stop Date: 1970-06-05
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DIF Creation Date: 2011-04-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-30