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Nematode data from the Firth of Clyde (Scotland)
Lambshead, J. (1978). Nematode data from the Firth of Clyde (Scotland). Natural History Museum (NHM), UK.

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The general aim of this dataset was to investigate aspects of the practical potential of nematodes as pollution monitoring organisms. To this end, six stations with different scales of contamination were sampled for nematodes and compared.

Biology, Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Marine/Coastal, Meiobenthos, Meiofauna, Nematode, Pollution monitoring, ANE, British Isles, Scotland, Firth of Clyde, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, Nematoda

Geographical coverage
ANE, British Isles, Scotland, Firth of Clyde Stations [Marine Regions]
Ettrick Bay
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -5,13; MinLat: 55,49 - MaxLong: -4,63; MaxLat: 55,84 [WGS84]

Taxonomic coverage
Nematoda [WoRMS]

Count of Nematoda

Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), moredata provider
Natural History Museum (NHM), moredata ownerdata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
MANUELA: MANUELA Database, more

Describing this dataset
Lambshead, P.J.D. (1986). Sub-catastrophic sewage and industrial waste contamination as revealed by marine nematode faunal analysis. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 29: 247-260, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2006-01-12
Information last updated: 2007-11-21
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