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Brazilian Marine Invertebrate Data Sets from SpeciesLink (OBIS South America, BRAZIL)
Entry ID: SpeciesLink_Marine_Invertebrate

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Abstract: Only georeferenced marine invertebrate records out of SpeciesLink, a distributed information system that integrates primary data from biological collections. The collections are DZUP-Ascidiacea (, ZUEC-Gastropoda (, ZUEC-Bivalvia (, ZUEC-Ophiuroidea (, ZUEC-Polychaeta (
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Description: Brazilian Marine Invertebrate Data Sets from SpeciesLink (Tropical and Subtropical Western South Atlantic OBIS) data from OBIS

Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 0.0   S: -27.0   E: -40.0   W: -50.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Fabio Lang da Silveira and Rubens M. Lopes
Dataset Title: Brazilian Marine Invertebrate Data Sets from SpeciesLink
Dataset Release Date: February 2009
Dataset Release Place: São Paulo
Dataset Publisher: WSAOBIS
Version: 1
Issue Identification: SpeciesLink Project
Data Presentation Form: Online
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1957-08-01
Stop Date: 2007-02-06
ISO Topic Category
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 the full citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any constituent part.

Recognize the limitations of data in OBIS.
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Originating Center
Data Center
International Ocean Biogeographic Information System Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
Email: evberghe at
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 Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Phone: 55 (11) 3091-7619
Fax: 55 (11) 3091-7802
Email: fldsilve at
Contact Address:
Departamento de Zoologia, IB USP - Caixa Postal 11461
City: Sao Paulo
Province or State: Sao Paulo
Postal Code: 05422-970
Country: BRAZIL
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23