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1935 - Ongoing UK expert sighting marine species records
The Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom (MBA); (2009) 1935 - Ongoing UK expert sighting marine species records
Contact: Lear, Daniel

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Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Occasional sighting of marine species recorded by academics, professionals or expert amateur naturalists. more

Records are from experienced recorders, are usually backed up with photographic evidence or specimens and are often validated by taxonomic experts. Some sightings of important species seen by volunteers and confirmed by expert recorders/taxonomists are included. All records have been QA'd including plotting locations.

Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Fish, Biology > Invertebrates, Biology > Macroalgae, Biology > Mammals, Biology > Plankton > Zooplankton
Marine, Data, Marine Genomics, Species distribution, Taxonomy, ANE, North Sea, ANE, United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone, ANE: Ireland, Irish Exclusive Economic Zone, Annelida, Arthropoda, Ascomycota, Bryozoa, Chlorophyta, Chordata, Cnidaria, Ctenophora, Echinodermata, Mollusca, Nemertea, Nemertina, Ochrophyta, Platyhelminthes, Porifera, Rhodophyta

Geographical coverage
ANE, North Sea [Marine Regions]
ANE, United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [Marine Regions]
ANE: Ireland, Irish Exclusive Economic Zone

Temporal coverage
From 1935 on [In Progress]

Taxonomic coverage
Annelida [WoRMS]
Arthropoda [WoRMS]
Ascomycota [WoRMS]
Bryozoa [WoRMS]
Chlorophyta [WoRMS]
Chordata [WoRMS]
Cnidaria [WoRMS]
Ctenophora [WoRMS]
Echinodermata [WoRMS]
Mollusca [WoRMS]
Nemertea [WoRMS]
Nemertina [WoRMS]
Ochrophyta [WoRMS]
Platyhelminthes [WoRMS]
Porifera [WoRMS]
Rhodophyta [WoRMS]

Animal sightings

Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), moredata creatordata provider

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
DASSH: The UK Archive for Marine Species and Habitats Data


Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2009-03-04
Information last updated: 2017-08-04
All data in the Integrated Marine Information System (IMIS) is subject to the VLIZ privacy policy

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