Document of dataset 2165

Dataset record

Type
Dataset
title in English
Cetacean strandings in the northern Black Sea and the Sea of Azov
Acronym
CeStraBS
Description in English
More than 1220 strandings of Black Sea cetaceans – harbour porpoises, common dolphins and bottlenose dolphins – have been recorded on the coasts of Crimea peninsula during 22 years (1989-2010) by the cetacean stranding network coordinated from the Brema Laboratory. The dataset includes information about live-stranded animals and findings of cetacean carcasses. The data make it possible to ascertain several cetacean mass mortality events occurred in different years of the monitoring.
Abstract in English
More than 1220 strandings of Black Sea cetaceans have been recorded on the coasts of Crimea peninsula during the period from 1989-2010.
License
https://spdx.org/licenses/CC-BY-4.0.html
bibliographicCitation
Cetacean strandings in the northern Black Sea and the Sea of Azov (CeStraBS). 2011. Dataset assembled by A. Birkun, Jr. and S. Krivokhizhin.EMODnet.
Version
1

Temporal coverage

Temporal
Start date
1989-02-02
End date
2010-08-31

Geographical coverage

Spatial
MED, Azov Sea
MED, Black Sea
MED, Black Sea, Kerch Strait

Thesaurus terms

Keyword
Stranding

Themes

theme
Biology > Mammals

Taxonomic terms

Taxon keywords
Cetacea
Delphinus delphis ponticus
Phocoena phocoena relicta
Tursiops truncatus ponticus

Ownerships

contactPoint
Alexei Birkun
contactPoint
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Alexei Birkun
contributor
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Alexei Birkun
contributor
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Sergey Krivokhizhin
contributor
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Brema Laboratory
creator
Alexei Birkun
creator
Brema Laboratory

Dataset references

record
European Ocean Biodiversity Information System
record
Ukrainian Ocean Biodiversity Information System

Special collections

part of special collection
available through EurOBIS
EMODNET

Document metadata

date created
2009-11-04
date modified
2013-08-07