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1. Whale catches in the Southern Ocean, 1931-1980 [IWC_Whale_catch]
Season whale catch records for austral summers from 1931/32 to 1979/80. Data have been aggregated into one degree cells centered on the reported position. The dataset covers five whale species - Blue, ...


2. Orca observations on Macquarie Island [Orcas_observations_MI]
This dataset contains sporadic shore based observations of killer whales (Orcinus orca) from Macquarie Island from 1989 to 1998 (inclusive). The following data are included in the dataset: Date and ...


3. Korea Ocean Biogeographic Information System [KOBIS_1.0]
KOBIS is a node of IOBIS (International Ocean Biogeographic Information System). KOBIS is managed by KORDI and collects biodiversity data around Korea peninsular from papers and reporters. KOBIS provides ...


4. MARMAP Blackfish Trap Survey 1990-2009 [MARMAP_Blackfish]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1977 to 1989 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). Blackfish traps were set on ...


5. MARMAP Bongo Nets 1990-2009 [MARMAP_BongoNets]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1973 to 1980 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL).


6. MARMAP Bottom Longline 1990-2009 [MARMAP_BottomLongline]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1983 to 2000 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). Bottom Longlines are constructed ...


7. MARMAP Chevron Trap Survey 1990-2009 [MARMAP_Chevron]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1988 to 2000 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). Chevron traps were set on live-bottom ...


8. MARMAP Florida Antillean Trap Survey 1990-2009 [MARMAP_FloridaAntillean]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1980 to 1989 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). Florida Antillean traps were ...


9. MARMAP Fly Net 1990-2009 [MARMAP_FlyNet]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1980 to 1987 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). The 40/54 Fly Net (12.2-m headrope ...


10. MARMAP Isaacs-Kidd Midwater Trawl 1990-2009 [MARMAP_IsaacsKiddMidwaterTrawl]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from February to August 1979 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). The trawl consists ...


11. MARMAP Kali Pole 1990-2009 [MARMAP_KaliPole]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1983 to 1986 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). Kali poles are "off-bottom" ...


12. MARMAP Neuston Nets 1990-2009 [MARMAP_NeustonNets]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1973 to 1980 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL).


13. MARMAP Short Bottom Longline 1990-2009 [MARMAP_ShortBottomLongline]
Abundance and biomass of fish species collected during the day from 1979 to 2000 off the coast of the southeastern United States (Cape Fear, NC to Cape Canaveral, FL). The short bottom longline consists ...


14. A Biotic Database of Indo-Pacific Marine Mollusks [A_Biotic_Database_of_Indo-Pacific_Marine_Mollusks_1.0]
Biotic Database of Indo-Pacific Marine Mollusks provides access to nomenclatural, distribution, and ecological information on Indo-Pacific Mollusks. Georeferenced specimen records from ANSP and AMS ...


15. Abundance and diversity of the Amphipoda (Crustacea) from the Greenlandic shelf [ArcOD_2006B1]   PARENT DIF
The species composition of Amphipoda (Crustacea: Malacostraca: Peracarida) of the Greenland shelf south of 65°N was investigated by means of 18 epibenthic samples over a sampling period of three years ...


16. Aerial survey of upper trophic level predators on PLatts Bank, Gulf of Maine [GoMA-Platts_Bank_Aerial_Survey]
The study area is located 50 km from shore in the western Gulf of Maine and covers 1672 km2, including Platts Bank, Three Dory Ridge and surrounding deep water. Platts Bank (43°10’N, 069°40’W) is ...


17. Amazon Shelf Holocene to Present Benthic Foraminifera (Tropical and Subtropical WSAOBIS, BRAZIL) [Amazon_Shelf_Benthic_Foraminifera_1.0]
Benthic foraminifera of box core and piston core samples were collected from the Amazon middle to outer shelf. The assemblages and their taphonomic features confirmed a record of oceanographic changes ...


18. An Analysis of the Zooplankton Community Structure of the Western Beaufort Sea. WEBSEC 1971 [ArcOD_2008P2]   PARENT DIF
The Beaufort Sea, north of the North Slope Oil Field in Alaska, is an area in which the likelihood of future oil pollution is great. As an attempt to assess the effects of this pollution upon the ...


19. Animal Demography Unit - Coordinated Waterbird Counts (CWAC) [adu_cwac]
The Coordinated Waterbird Counts (CWAC) project was launched in 1992. The objective of CWAC is to monitor South Africa's waterbird populations and the conditions of the wetlands which are important ...


20. Animal Demography Unit - South African Bird Ringing Unit (SAFRING) [adu_safring]
The South African Bird Ringing Unit (SAFRING) administers bird ringing in southern Africa, supplying rings, ringing equipment and services to volunteer and professional ringers in South Africa and ...


21. Animal Demography Unit - The Birds in Reserves Project (BIRP) [adu_birp]
BIRP is a joint project of BirdLife South Africa (BLSA), and the Animal Demography Unit (ADU), based at the University of Cape Town (UCT). The basic purpose of BIRP is to compile a comprehensive catalogue ...


22. Arctic Marine Fish Museum Specimens [ArcOD_2007F1]   PARENT DIF
Mecklenburg, C. W., T. A. Mecklenburg, B. A. Sheiko, and N. V. Chernova. 4 July 2006. Arctic marine fish museum specimens. Database submitted to ArcOD, Institute of Marine Science, University of Alaska ...


23. Arctic Ocean Biodiversity [ArcOD]   CHILD DIFs
The Arctic Ocean is unique on Earth in its physical and biological properties. It is the most extreme ocean in regard to the seasonality of light and its year-round existing ice cover. Current knowledge ...


24. Arctic Ocean: Amundsen and Nansen basins – July-August 2001. Vertical and stratified zooplankton sampling onboard the Swedish icebreaker Oden, program FAMIZ [ArcOD_2006P8]   PARENT DIF
Studies of distribution and abundance of zooplankton were performed in a) Amundsen basin (89-88oN drift) and b) Nansen basin (four stations in the MIZ and two stations in the open water). In Amundsen ...


25. Arctic benthic invertebrate collection of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Science [ArcOD_2006B3_1]   PARENT DIF
This dataset describes the Arctic component of the marine invertebrate collection of the Zoological Institute RAN (in Russian; in English: ZIN RAS Russian Academy of Sciences), one of the largest ...


26. Atlantic Reference Centre Museum of Canadian Atlantic Organisms - Invertebrates and Fishes Data (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.ARC_2]   PARENT DIF
This is the OBIS version of the Atlantic Reference Centre museum database for Canadian Atlantic marine organisms. Specimens represent invertebrates from sponges to tunicates, and fishes. The ichthyoplankton ...


27. Atlantic Zone Monitoring Program (AZMP) DFO Maritimes region plankton dataset (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.AZMP-Maritimes_1]
The AZMP was implemented in 1998 with the aim of collecting and analyzing the biological, chemical, and physical data to detect and monitor seasonal and interannual variability in eastern Canadian ...


28. Atlantic Zone Monitoring Program (AZMP) DFO Quebec region plankton dataset [OBIS.AZMP-Quebec_1]
The AZMP was implemented in 1998 with the aim of collecting and analyzing the biological, chemical, and physical data to detect and monitor seasonal and interannual variability in eastern Canadian ...


29. Australian Museum marine faunal data via OZCAM [OBIS_OZCAM_AM_1.0]   PARENT DIF
The Australian Museum has an international reputation in the fields of natural history and indigenous studies research, community programs and exhibitions. The Museum was established in 1827 and is ...


30. Australian National Algae Culture Collection [CMAR_ANACC]
The Australian National Algae Culture Collection (ANACC) is housed at the Hobart laboratories of CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research, Australia. The collection consists of 1000 strains of ...


31. Bay of Fundy Species Information System (OBIS Canada) [obis.bofetf_1]   PARENT DIF
The Bay of Fundy Species Information System provides taxonomic, biological and ecological information on diatoms, dinoflagellates, marine algae, most invertebrate groups, fishes, shore birds, ...


32. Beaufort Sea Zooplankton (CASES) 2003-2004 [ArcOD_2007P1]   PARENT DIF
This dataset will serve to describe the overwintering dynamics of zooplankton in Franklin bay, southern Beaufort Sea. The CASES (Canadian Arctic Shelf Exchange Study) overwintering station was sampled ...


33. Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem (BCLME) - Namibia [bclme_namibia]
The BCLME Programme is designed to improve the structures and capacities of Namibia, Angola and South Africa to deal with the environmental problems that occur across the national boundaries, in order ...


34. Benthic biodiversity along the central coast in the Brazilian EEZ (OBIS South America, BRAZIL) [Bentos_Score_Central_1.0]   PARENT DIF
The main objectives of the REVIZEE Program were the species inventory and the evaluation of the sustainable yield of living resources from the Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone. In this context, the ...


35. Benthic community structure in the Chirikov Basin, northern Bering Sea: A comparison between 1986 and 2002 [ArcOD_2007B2]   PARENT DIF
Macrobenthic infauna collections were made to investigate potential changes in community structure (abundance, biomass, diversity) in the Chirikov Basin, northern Bering Sea between 1986 and 2002; ...


36. Benthic marine algae from Cabo Frio region and surroundings (Tropical and Subtropical Western South Atlantic OBIS) [Cabo_Frio_Marine_Algae_1.0]
Benthic marine algae from Cabo Frio region and surroundings is based on 2 publications.


37. Bermuda Atlantic Time-Series Study (BATS) Zooplankton Census (OBIS) [OBIS.BATS]   PARENT DIF
Abundance and taxonomic analysis of major zooplankton and micronekton groups collected monthly, in both the day and night, from 1994 to 2000 in the Sargasso Sea (31 deg 40 min N, 64 deg 10 min W). ...


38. BioChem: Bedford Basin Monitoring Program (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.DFO_BioChem_BedfordBasin_1]
Bedford Basin is a marine embayment encircled by the municipality of Halifax region, which is the most highly populated area in the Canadian Atlantic zone. In 1991, a time series was established to ...


39. BioChem: Copepod species composition and associated chlorophyll data from Resolute Passage (OBIS Canada) [obis.copepod_distrib_1]   PARENT DIF
This dataset includes data collected from the ice station set up in Resolute Passage, 74 degrees 40'N and 94 degrees 54'W between the years 1983 to 1989. Plankton samples were collected using ...


40. BioChem: Davis Strait and Baffin Bay Zooplankton (OBIS Canada) [obis.arctic80s_bioness_1]   PARENT DIF
These data are an OBIS formatted product derived from the Fisheries and Oceans Canada BioChem database. The purpose of this study was to look at the vertical distribution of all major species of zooplankton ...


41. BioChem: Fish, Eggs and Larvae in the Gulf of St. Lawrence [OBIS.DFO_MAR_Kohler_FishEggsLarvae_GSL_1]
This report contains tabular data on abundance and distribution of 54 species or categories of fish eggs and larvae caught on stations spread throughout the Gulf of St. Lawrence, mainly south of the ...


42. BioChem: Nutrients and phytoplankton in Prince Edward Island inlets during late summer to fall (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.BioChem_PEI_Phytoplankton_Monitoring_Program_1]
Inlets of Prince Edward Island (PEI) provide an important source of income, offered by the rapidly growing molluscan shellfish (mostly blue mussels, Mytilus edulis) aquaculture industry. At the same ...


43. BioChem: Phytoplankton Monitoring in George's Bank and Shelf Area of Nova Scotia (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.DFO_BioChem_PhytoplanktonMonitoring_GeorgesBank_and_ScotianShelf_1974_1]
During August, 1974, a cruise was conducted into the waters off Nova Scotia and Bay of Fundy and data were collected on the temperature, salinity and density profiles at 46 stations. Measurements ...


44. BioChem: Phytoplankton Monitoring in George's Bank and Shelf Area of Nova Scotia (OBIS Canada) - OBIS.DFO_BioChem_GBSS_Phyto_74 [OBIS.DFO_BioChem_GBSS_Phyto_74_1]
During August, 1974, a cruise was conducted into the waters off Nova Scotia and Bay of Fundy and data were collected on the temperature, salinity and density profiles at 46 stations. Measurements ...


45. BioChem: Planktonic Foraminifera in the Equatorial and Northern Pacific Waters (A Hudson 70 Expedition Data Set) (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.DFO_MAR_Hudson70_Forams_1]
Twenty-nine plankton tows were collected at different water depths in the equatorial and northern Pacific Ocean during the Hudson 70 cruise. Thirty planktonic foraminiferal species, belonging to eleven ...


46. BioChem: Zooplankton samples from the Gully, 2006-2007 (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.BioChem_GullyPlankton2006-2007_1]
Submarine canyons are common features of continental margins off both coasts of North America. The Sable Gully is a submarine canyon located approximately 40 km east of Sable Island on the eastern ...


47. Biodiversity of the Gulf of Mexico Database (BioGoMx) [BioGoMx_HRI_1.0]
The Biodiversity of the Gulf of Mexico Database (BioGoMx) was based on a comprehensive biotic inventory of the Gulf of Mexico sponsored by the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies (HRI), ...


48. Bishop Museum Marine Specimens (Georeferenced) (OBIS Distribution) [BPBM-MarineGeoRefSpecimens]
This dataset represents a pre-filtered subset of the Bishop Museum Natural History Specimen Data, as made available through the Bishop Museum (BPBM) DiGIR provider. The filter criteria for this dataset ...


49. Bolus Herbarium Algal Specimen Database [uct_algae]
The Bolus Herbarium algal collection is the most comprehensive collection in South Africa. Though housing collections from the whole of the South African coastline and also from Namibia, the Western ...


50. Brazilian Marine Invertebrate Data Sets from SpeciesLink (OBIS South America, BRAZIL) [SpeciesLink_Marine_Invertebrate_1]
Only georeferenced marine invertebrate records out of SpeciesLink, a distributed information system that integrates primary data from biological collections. The collections are DZUP-Ascidiacea (http://splink.cria.org.br/manager/detail?resource=DZUP-Ascidiacea&setlang=pt), ...


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