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List of marine species observed during diving in Monastir area, Tunisia, 2023

Latest version published by Hellenic Center for Marine Research on Jan 30, 2024 Hellenic Center for Marine Research

On the 1st of September 2023, TunSea's platform selected a comprehensive inventory of species presentation derived from a diving excursion in Monastir Bay in Tunisia. This compilation concerns diverse taxonomic groups, ranging from Bivalvia and Crustacea to Gastropoda. The meticulous identification and validation of these species were executed by proficient taxonomists of the association.

Data Records

The data in this sampling event resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 1 records. 1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Event (core)
    1
  • Occurrence 
    28

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

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Metadata as an RTF file download in English (7 KB)

Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

BOUHLEL R (2023): List of marine species observed during diving in Monastir area, Tunisia, 2023. v1.2. Hellenic Center for Marine Research. Dataset/Samplingevent. http://ipt.medobis.eu/resource?r=tunsea09-2023&v=1.2

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Hellenic Center for Marine Research. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 7b30f242-1317-495e-84e9-417d440ef07a.  Hellenic Center for Marine Research publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Ocean Biodiversity Information System.

Keywords

Samplingevent; Citizen Science; Mediterranean Sea https://www.marineregions.org/gazetteer.php?p=details&id=50409

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Ramla BOUHLEL
Marine biologist & Engineer in fisheries management and marine environment
ea – Association TunSea pour la Science Participative TN
https://tunsea.com/qui-somme-nous/

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Ramla BOUHLEL
Marine biologist & Engineer in fisheries management and marine environment
ea – Association TunSea pour la Science Participative TN
https://tunsea.com/qui-somme-nous/

Who filled in the metadata:

Ramla BOUHLEL
Marine biologist & Engineer in fisheries management and marine environment
ea – Association TunSea pour la Science Participative TN
https://tunsea.com/qui-somme-nous/

Who else was associated with the resource:

Principal Investigator
Sahar Chebaane
PhD student
MARE - Centre of Marine and Environmental Sciences

Geographic Coverage

Monastir Bay, Tunisia MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/26730

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Osteichthyes; Mollusca; Bivalvia; Crustacea; Cnidaria; Gastropoda; Echinodermata

Phylum  Mollusca,  Cnidaria,  Echinodermata
Subphylum  Crustacea
Class  Bivalvia,  Gastropoda

Temporal Coverage

Start Date 2023-09-01

Project Data

data is derived from a diving excursion in Monastir Bay, on the 1st of September 2023. This compilation concerns a diverse taxonomic groups, ranging from Bivalvia and Crustacea to Gastropoda. The meticulous identification and validation of these species were executed by proficient taxonomists of the association.

Title TunSea Association
Study Area Description Monastir Bay, located on the eastern coast of Tunisia was, a few decades ago, characterized by high marine biodiversity. However, the environmental quality of this coast is affected by several urban and industrial discharges.

The personnel involved in the project:

Content Provider
Ramla BOUHLEL

Sampling Methods

List of marine species observed during diving

Study Extent Monastir Bay
Quality Control WoRMS is used for taxonomic checks and Marine Regions for locality.

Method step description:

  1. Diving and photos of marine species

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 7b30f242-1317-495e-84e9-417d440ef07a
http://ipt.medobis.eu/resource?r=tunsea09-2023