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Copepods of the Equatorial Eastern Pacific (OBIS, ESPOBIS)
Entry ID: cl_udec_copas_ecuador_01

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Abstract: The Equatorial Region of the Eastern South Pacific across Ecuador (1°N – 3°S) is characterized by the influence of tropical waters from the north and sub-tropical surface waters from the south, giving rise to the Equatorial Front during the austral winter. However during the dry season (June to August), when southerly winds become more intense, the cold Humboldt Current may also influence the area ... View entire text
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Description: Eastern South Pacific OBIS (ESPOBIS)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 1.0   S: -3.0   E: -81.0   W: -82.0
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 150 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Tutasi, P.
Dataset Title: Copepods Equatorial Eastern Pacific
Dataset Release Date: 2005
Dataset Release Place: Concepción, CHILE
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-09-01
Stop Date: 2001-09-01
Data Resolution
Horizontal Resolution Range: 30 meters - < 100 meters
ISO Topic Category
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
MICROSCOPES Ancillary Description
Quality High quality. Identification provided by an expert in the field
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 obissupport@marine.rutgers.edu the full citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any constituent part.

How to cite OBIS data, http://iobis.org/about/citation
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Center for Oceanographic Research in the eastern South Pacific FONDAP-COPAS, University of Concepcion, CHILE Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://copas.udec.cl/
Dataset ID: cl_udec_copas_ecuador_01

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 56-41-2204520
Fax: 56-41-2207254
Email: rescribano at udec.cl
Contact Address:
P.O. BOX 160-C
City: Concepcion
Country: CHILE
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Phone: 56-41-2204520
Fax: 56-41-2207254
Email: fgodoyf at udec.cl
Contact Address:
Universidad de Concepción
P.O. BOX 160-C
City: Concepción
Country: Chile
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Tutasi, P., 2005. Identificación de Copépodos (Crustacea : Zooplancton) en aguas costeras ecuatorianas con relación al evento La Niña (Septiembre de 2001). Escuela de Biología. Universidad de Guayaquil. Tesis de grado. Pp 275.

Tutasi, P., 2007.Composición, distribución y abundancia relativa de copépodos pelágicos calanoides y no calanoideos en aguas ecuatorianas durante el evento La Niña en septiembre de 2001. Acta Oceanográfica del Pacífico Vol. 13. 2005 – 2006.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-11-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23

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