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WSA_OBIS_Types collection of Carcinolgy Section at Museu Nacional (MN/UFRJ)
Entry ID: Types_collection_Carcinolgy_MN_UFRJ

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Abstract: The data set presented herein is a version with geographic references from the on-line catalog ( of the types collection from the Carcinology Sector of Museu Nacional/UFRJ. Descriptions of 318 species (distributed in 800 lots) were based in this collection that is very important to Carcinology, being a world reference in this research field.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.08   S: -63.28   E: 78.35   W: -178.52

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Fabio Lang da Silveira and Rubens M. Lopes
Dataset Title: WSA_OBIS_Types collection of Carcinolgy Section at Museu Nacional (MN/UFRJ)
Dataset Release Date: October 2011
Dataset Release Place: São Paulo
Dataset Publisher: WSAOBIS
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1903-01-01
Stop Date: 2003-12-31
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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
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Email: irenecardoso at
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-11-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24

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