Macro- and megafauna from the North Aegean Sea from 1997-1998

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Samples of macro- and megafauna were collected in the North Aegean Sea, between 1997 and 1998. This dataset then served as a basis to describe the diversity, spatial and temporal variability and trophic relationships of different taxonomic groups inhabiting hard substrates.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Antoniadou C. (1998). Macro- and megafauna from the North Aegean Sea from 1997-1998. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Department of Biology, Laboratory of Zoology, Greece.


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 3256a52e-1892-4425-b4dc-5ebb474692e8.  Hellenic Center for Marine Research publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Ocean Biodiversity Information System.


Occurrence; Biodiversity; Macrobenthos; Rocky shores; Zoobenthos; Occurrence

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Chryssanthi Antoniadou
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - Department of Biology - Laboratory of Zoology
EurOBIS Data Management Team
  • Metadata Provider
Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)
Stamatina Nikolopoulou
  • Custodian Steward
Hellenic Centre for Marine Research - Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture

Geographic Coverage

MED, Aegean -

Bounding Coordinates South West [39.436, 21.797], North East [41.837, 25.84]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1997-07-01 / 1998-08-01

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers 3256a52e-1892-4425-b4dc-5ebb474692e8