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Phytoplankton in the western North Sea between 1976 and 1977
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Vanlangendonck C.; Louis A.; Laboratorium van Algologie. KUL: Belgium; (2019): Phytoplankton in the western North Sea between 1976 and 1977. Marine Data Archive.

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Qualitative study on phytoplankton species found in the western North Sea between 1976 and 1977. The data were digitized from technical reports in the frame of the 4DEMON project. more

Dataset on phytoplankton densities (cells/L) for species found on 4 locations (Zone I - Zone IV) in the western North Sea during a 1-year study with a total of 24 sampling days between 21 October 1976 and 04 October 1977.

Biology > Plankton > Phytoplankton
Marine/Coastal, Phytoplankton, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS), ANE, North Sea, EurOBIS calculated BBOX

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS) [Marine Regions]
ANE, North Sea Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 2,9111; Lat: 51,2417 [WGS84]
Coordinates: Long: 2,7417; Lat: 51,2556 [WGS84]
Coordinates: Long: 2,5972; Lat: 51,2681 [WGS84]
Coordinates: Long: 2,4028; Lat: 51,275 [WGS84]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 2,4028; MinLat: 51,2417 - MaxLong: 2,9111; MaxLat: 51,275 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
21 October 1976 - 4 October 1977


Abundance of biological entity specified elsewhere per unit volume of the water body [BODC]
Development stage of biological entity specified elsewhere [BODC]
Phytoplankton abundance
Volume of sample [BODC]

Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata manager
KU Leuven (KULeuven), moredata creatordata creator

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Historical phytoplankton and environmental research data from the Laboratory for Hydrobiology, KULeuven, more
(Partly) included in:
Marine phytoplankton community composition data from the Belgian part of the North Sea, 1968-2010, more

4DEMON: 4 Decades of Belgian Marine monitoring: uplifting historical data to today's needs, more

Based on this dataset
Vanlangendonck, C. (1978). Ekologische en algologische studie van bepaalde visgronden van de Noordzee-West: VII. Evolutie van de bijzonderste wiersoorten. MSc Thesis. Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - Faculteit Wetenschappen: Leuven. 160 pp., more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-02-25
Information last updated: 2019-02-19
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