Document of dataset 631

Dataset record

Type
Dataset
title in English
Macroben database (Marbef Theme 1 workshop)
Acronym
Macroben
Description in English
The data from the Oslo database is further expanded with 24 new datasets into the second version of the database. The second version of this database has a completely different structure. The basic structure of the new database (Macroben database) consists mainly out of four tables: dr (distribution records); tu (taxonomy), stations, abiotic readings and meta. The database contains at the moment 458,424 distribution records, 11,358 different taxa, 22,046 stations and 40,766 abiotic readings. Depth is available for 403,576 distribution records (88%). Different tools such as export data, preliminary analysis, calculation of indexes and calculation of gridcells are available.
Abstract in English
The Macroben database is compiled and will be used within the Marbef Theme 1 framework.
Rights
Restricted
bibliographicCitation
MarBEF (2005). Macroben, an integrated database on benthic invertebrates of European continental shelves. http://www.vliz.be/imis/imis.php?module=dataset&dasid=631
Version
1.0

Temporal coverage

Temporal
Start date
1935-1-1
End date
2005-1-1

Geographical coverage

Spatial
ANE, Europe, European Continental Shelf

Thesaurus terms

Keyword
Benthic fauna
Biogeography
Macrobenthos

Themes

theme
Biology
Biology > Benthos

Taxonomic terms

Taxon keywords
Animalia
Fungi
Plantae
Protozoa

Ownerships

contactPoint
Simon Claus
contactPoint
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee
contactPoint
Ward Appeltans
contactPoint
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee
contributor
Bart Vanhoorne
contributor
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee
creator
Daphne Cuvelier
creator
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee
contributor
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee
creator
Edward Vanden Berghe
creator
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee

Publication references

related reference
Based on this dataset /id/publication/135120
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Based on this dataset /id/publication/135109

Dataset references

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Arctic soft-sediment macrobenthos
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Bay of Puck dataset
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Benthic Quality Index values for European macrobenthos species
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Benthos Cretan Continental Shelf
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Benthos Gironde Estuary
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Bigood
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Biodiversity monitoring, Oslofjord
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BIS dataset of the south-western part of Netherlands (1985-2004)
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Fauna Bentonica
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Gulf of Gdansk
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IOW Macrozoobenthos monitoring Baltic Sea (1980-2005)
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Karakassis dataset (Cretan shelf)
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Kiel Bay intercalibration data set
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Kongsfjorden/Spitsbergen - soft bottom fauna
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LBMRev
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Macrodat database 2 (Nov 2004)
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Macrofauna Bahia de Blanes
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Marine sites, habitats and species data collected during the BioMar survey of Ireland.
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N3 data of Kiel bay
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National Marine Monitoring Programme data set
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North Sea Benthos Survey
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Occhipinti dataset
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Oslo database (Marbef Theme 1 workshop)
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Oslofjord 93-94
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Oslofjord 96-97
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Plymouth sound dataset. Soft sediment macrobenthos from the Plymouth Sound from 1995
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Polish Arctic Marine Programme
related (partially included in)
REDIT 1

Special collections

part of special collection
Belgian marine datasets
Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning

Document metadata

date created
2005-11-23
date modified
2013-12-13