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  • Abo Akademi University; Environmental and Marine Biology (AAU), more
  • Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar- and Marine Research (AWI), more
  • Bangor University; School of Ocean Sciences, more
  • Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS), more
  • Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique; Institut National de Science de l'Univers; Centre d'OcĂ©anologie de Marseille; Station Marine d'Endoume (CNRS), more
  • Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique; Laboratoire d'OcĂ©anographie de Villefranche (CNRS-LOV), more
  • Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique; Roscoff Marine Laboratory (CNRS-SBR), more
  • Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (EcoServe), more
  • Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR), more
  • Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel; Marine Ecology Division; Fishery Biology section (GEOMAR), more
  • Institut Français de Recherche pour l'Exploitation de la Mer (IFREMER), more
  • Institute of Marine Research (IMR), more
  • Italian National Research Council (CNR), more
  • Klaipeda University; Coastal Research and Planning Institute (CORPI), more
  • Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ), more
  • Koninklijk Nederlands Instituut voor Onderzoek der Zee; NIOZ Yerseke (NIOZ), more
  • Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research, WarnemĂĽnde (IOW), more
  • Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), more
  • Marine Biological Station (Universitetets Marinbiologiske stasjon i Drøbak); University of Oslo (UiO), more
  • Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology (MPIMM), more
  • National Institute of Biology; Marine Biological Station Piran (NIB-MBS), more
  • National Natural History Museum Paris (MNHN), more
  • Natural History Museum (NHM), more
  • Naturalis Biodiversity Center; Expert Center For Taxonomic Identification - BioInformatics (NBC-ETI), more
  • Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis; National Museum of Natural History - Naturalis (Naturalis), more
  • Netherlands Institute for Fisheries Research (RIVO), more
  • Observatoire OcĂ©anologique de Banyuls-Sur-Mer; Laboratoire d'OcĂ©anographie Biologique (LOBB), more
  • Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), more
  • Polar Environmental Centre; Akvaplan-niva, more
  • Polish Academy of Sciences; Institute of Oceanology; Departement of Marine Ecology (PAN-IOPAN), more
  • National Institute for Coastal and Marine Management (RIKZ), more
  • University of Groningen (RUG), more
  • Senckenberg Nature Research Society (SGN), more
  • Stazione Zoologica 'Anton Dohrn' of Naples (SZN), more
  • Technical University of Denmark; Danish Institute for Fisheries Research (DTU-DIFRES), more
  • The Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science; The Laboratory (SAHFOS), more
  • UniversitĂ  di Pisa; Dipartimento di Scienze dell 'Uomo e dell 'Ambiente, more
  • Universitat de les Illes Balears; Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies (IMEDEA), more
  • Ghent University; Faculty of Sciences; Biology Department; Marine Biology Section (UGent-MARBIOL), more
  • Universiteit Maastricht; International Centre for Integrative Studies (ICIS), more
  • Universiteit van Amsterdam; Faculteit der Natuurwetenschappen, Wiskunde en Informatica; Zoologisch Museum Amsterdam (UvA-UVA-ZMA), more
  • University College Dublin; Department of Zoology (UCD), more
  • University of Gdansk; Faculty of Biology, Geography and Oceanology; Institute of Oceanography (UG-IO-BGO), more
  • University of Gothenburg; Faculty of Science; Department of Marine Ecology, more
  • University of Hull; Maritime Historical Studies Centre (MHSC), more
  • University of Porto; Centre for Marine and Environmental Research (CIMAR), more
  • University of Salento; National Interuniversity Consortium For Marine Sciences (UNILE-CoNISMa), more
  • University of Southampton; National Oceanography Centre, Southampton; Ocean Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems (SOTON-OBE), more
  • University of Southampton; National Oceanography Centre, Southampton; School of Ocean & Earth Science (SOTON-SOES), more
  • University of Southern Denmark; Centre for Maritime and Regional Studies (SDU-CMRS), more
  • University of St Andrews; School of Biology; Gatty Marine Laboratory; Sediment Ecology Research Group (USTAN-SERG), more
  • University of St Andrews; Sea Mammal Research Unit (USTAN-SMRU), more
  • University of the Azores (UAC), more
  • Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), more
  • Wageningen University and Research Centre; University of Wageningen; Social Sciences Group (WUR), more

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