Benthic species from the tropical Pacific surrounding New Caledonia
New_Caledonia

Dataset credit

iOBIS and New_Caledonia

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Bertrand Richer de Forges

Citation

Richer de Forges, B. 2011. Benthic species from the tropical Pacific surrounding New Caledonia. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103150264) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from iOBIS (http:www.iobis.org).

Abstract

The dataset is the result of a sampling of the western and central Pacific benthic fauna during the last 30 years in the MUSORSTOM program. The taxonomic information is coming from the taxonomic papers published. The locality mentioned for each species were checked by the author of the papers.

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

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References

. . Bertrand RICHER DE FORGES (IRD) & Philippe BOUCHET (MNHN). 1998. Benthic species from the tropical Pacific. IRD-Noumea.
Data on iOBIS. 2008. http://iobis.org/mapper/?resource_id=264. obtained on 2011-10-11.
Original data source. . http://www.mnhn.fr/. obtained on 2008-06-30.

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 ID103150264
Seabirds0
Marine mammals7
Sea turtles0
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species0
Total7
Date, Begin
Date, End
Temporal prec.111111
Latitude-22.83 - -20.78
Longitude165.45 - 167.50
Coord. prec.2 decimal digits
PlatformVarious
Data typeAnimal sighting
EffortN/A
Contr. throughiOBIS
Registered2011-08-11
Updated2011-10-12
StatusPublished
Sharing policy CC-BY (All)
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