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Zooplankton assemblages from the Uruguayan coastal and estuarine ecosystems (OBIS South America, BRAZIL)
Entry ID: Zooplankton_Uruguay

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Abstract: This study presents a first general analysis of the zooplankton assemblages from the Uruguayan coastal/estuarine ecosystems. The database considered comprised information from seven sites representing three different types of environment: coastal Río de la Plata (Punta Brava and Playa del Buceo in Montevideo, and Bahía Maldonado in Maldonado), coastal plain estuary (Arroyo Solís Grande), and ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -34.65   S: -34.98   E: -54.27   W: -56.15

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Fabio Lang da Silveira and Rubens M. Lopes
Dataset Title: Zooplankton assemblages from the Uruguayan coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Dataset Release Date: November 2008
Dataset Release Place: São Paulo
Dataset Publisher: WSAOBIS
Version: 1
Issue Identification: Vida Silvestre Uruguay
Data Presentation Form: Publication
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1982-11-01
Stop Date: 2004-12-31
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CERVETTO G.; CALLIARI, D.; RODRIGUEZ-GRAÑA, L.; LACEROT, G. & CASTIGLIONI, R. (2006) Zooplancton de ambientes costeros de Uruguay: añadiendo piezas al rompecabezas. IN: R MENAFRA, L RODRÍGUEZ-GALLEGO, F SCARABINO & D CONDE (eds) Bases para la conservación y el manejo de la costa uruguaya. Vida Silvestre Uruguay. 105-111.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-11-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24