IndOBIS, Indian Ocean Node of OBIS
IndOBIS

Dataset credit

iOBIS and IndOBIS

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Vishwas Chavan

Citation

Abstract

IndOBIS (Indian Ocean Node of OBIS) is one of the seven regional nodes established by the Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), which is data and information component of Census of Marine Life (CoML).

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

Original data obtained from http://digir.indobis.org/digir/DiGIR.php and registered into iOBIS on 2007-01-05. This dataset on OBIS-SEAMAP is a subset of marine mammal, seabird and/or sea turtle records from the dataset on iOBIS (Total number of records: 48349) harvested into OBIS-SEAMAP on 2011-10-11

References

. . Chavan, VIshwas and C. T. Achuthankutty (editors), IndOBIS Catalogue of Life, Available at http://www.indobis.org/, Retrived day, date, year.
Data on iOBIS. . http://iobis.org/mapper/?resource_id=71. obtained on 2011-10-11.
Original data source. . http://www.iobis.org/. obtained on.

Attributes

Overview

Attributes described below represent those in the original dataset provided by the provider.
Only minimum required attributes are visible and downlodable online. Other attributes may be obtained upon provider's permission unless otherwise noted below.

The attributes of this dataset are compatible with the OBIS Schema, then reformatted to the OBIS-SEAMAP schema. If you would like to get the data in the OBIS Schema, please visit iOBIS Portal.

Attributes in dataset provided

Attribute (table column)Description
OBIS-SEAMAP ID103150071
Seabirds50
Marine mammals42
Sea turtles58
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species-12
Total150
Date, Begin1757-07-02
Date, End1956-07-01
Temporal prec.111111
Latitude-26.99 - 27.00
Longitude32.58 - 104.00
Coord. prec.5 decimal digits
PlatformVarious
Data typeAnimal sighting
EffortN/A
Contr. throughiOBIS
Registered2011-08-11
Updated2011-10-12
StatusPublished
Sharing policy CC-BY (All)
Also availalbe from None
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