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Pelagic and Demersal Fish Database I, REVIZEE South Score (OBIS South America, BRAZIL)
Entry ID: OBIS.REVIZEE.Pelagic_and_Demersal_Fish_Database_I_1.0


Summary
Abstract: This data set contains records of pelagic and demersal fish collected during the REVIZEE program off the southern Brazilian coast. Six oceanographic cruises were carried out from 1996 to 1999 between Cape of São Tomé (22°S) and Chuí (34°S). Pelagic fish distribution was investigated with acoustic methods (SIMRAD EK-500, double frequency ecosound of 38 and 120 kHz) and fish was collected with a mid-water trawl at stations with high target strength, mainly within 100 and 500-m depth. Demersal fish were investigated to assess the fishing potential of catches vulnerable to hooks over both hard and soft bottoms on the outer shelf and upper slope 80% of captures consisted of commercially valuable species.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -22.0   S: -33.0   E: -40.0   W: -53.0
Min Depth: 100 M Max Depth: 500 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Fabio Lang da Silveira and Rubens M. Lopes
Dataset Title: Pelagic and Demersal Fish Database I, REVIZEE South Score (OBIS South America, BRAZIL)
Dataset Series Name: REVIZEE Document Series
Dataset Release Place: Sao Paulo City
Version: 1.0
Parent DIF
This description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
OBIS.REVIZEE

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-01-01
Stop Date: 1999-12-31
Platform
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Quality Mainly specimens. Reference collection of organisms available at different research institutions in Brazil.
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
International Ocean Biogeographic Information System Supplemental Info
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
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Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +55 19 3288 0466
Fax: +55 19 3249-0960
Email: marino at cria.org.br
Contact Address:
Centro de Referencia em Informacao Ambiental (CRIA)
Av. Romeu Tortima, 388, Barao Geraldo
City: Campinas SP
Postal Code: 13084-791
Country: BRAZIL
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-06-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-19


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