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Ecological hyperbenthic data of the Scheldt estuary: ENDIS-RISKS data (2002-2005) [Ecologische hyperbentische data van het Schelde-estuarium: ENDIS-RISKS data (2002-2005)]

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Density, biomass, population structure and brood size were determined for Mysid shrimp populations in the Scheldt-estuary.

Biology, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Invertebrates
Marine/Coastal, Brackish water, Benthic boundary layer, Biological data, Ecology, Estuaries, Hyperbenthos, Salinity gradients, ANE, Scheldt Estuary, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Belgium, Zeeschelde, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Bath, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Hansweert, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Terneuzen, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Verdronken Land van Saeftinge, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Vlissingen, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Doel, Amphipoda, Anomura, Brachyura, Caridea, Copepoda, Cumacea, Euphausiacea, Isopoda, Mysida, Pisces, Pycnogonida

Geographical coverage
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 3,57; MinLat: 51,1305 - MaxLong: 4,3917; MaxLat: 51,4367 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde [Marine Regions]
Belgium, Zeeschelde [Marine Regions]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Bath Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,225; Lat: 51,365 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Hansweert Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4; Lat: 51,4367 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Terneuzen Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 3,825; Lat: 51,345 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Verdronken Land van Saeftinge Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,0783; Lat: 51,37 [WGS84]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Vlissingen Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 3,57; Lat: 51,4167 [WGS84]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,3917; Lat: 51,2188 [WGS84]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Doel Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,2733; Lat: 51,3133 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
4 December 2002 - 6 December 2002
19 March 2003 - 20 March 2003
2 July 2003 - 3 July 2003
4 February 2004 - 5 February 2004
17 May 2004 - 19 May 2004
6 September 2004 - 10 September 2004

Taxonomic coverage
Amphipoda [WoRMS]
Anomura [WoRMS]
Brachyura [WoRMS]
Caridea [WoRMS]
Copepoda [WoRMS]
Cumacea [WoRMS]
Euphausiacea [WoRMS]
Isopoda [WoRMS]
Mysida [WoRMS]
Pisces [WoRMS]
Pycnogonida [WoRMS]

Aberrant telson morphologies in Neomysis integer
Granulometric variables
Hyperbenthic species
Hyperbenthos biomass
Hyperbenthos density
Hyperbenthos sampling
Intersex in Neomysis integer
Mysidacea brood size
Mysidacea length
Mysidacea sexing
Physicochemical environmental variables
Size of hyperbenthos
Stage hyperbenthic species

Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (MARBIOL), moredata creatordata managerdata ownertaxonomic identifier
Belgian Science Policy (BELSPO), moresponsor

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
ENDIS-RISKS fysico-chemical measurements and hyperbenthos in the Scheldt river, 2002-2006., more
Published in:
IMERS: Integrated Marine Environmental Samples and Readings, more
(Partly) included in:
Ecological hyperbenthic data of the Scheldt estuary, more

ENDIS-RISKS: Endocrine disruption in the Scheldt Estuary: distribution, exposure and effects, more
Feeding ecology and population dynamical aspects of the brackish water mysid Neomysis integer in relation to the maximum turbidity zone of estuaries, more

Based on this dataset
Janssen, C.R. et al. (2007). Endocrine disruption in the Scheldt estuary distribution, exposure and effects (ENDIS-RISKS). Final report. Belgian Science Policy: Brussels. 106 pp., more
Fockedey, N. (2005). Dieet en groei van Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814) (Crustacea, Mysidacea) = Diet and growth of Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814) (Crustacea, Mysidacea). PhD Thesis. Universiteit Gent. Vakgroep Biologie, sectie Mariene Biologie: Gent. X, 297 pp., more
Verslycke, T. et al. (2003). The Endis-Risks project: endocrine disruption in the Scheldt estuary: distribution, exposure and effects, in: Mees, J. et al. (Ed.) VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Brugge, Belgium 28 February 2003: book of abstracts. VLIZ Special Publication, 12: pp. 59, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2004-09-16
Information last updated: 2016-11-07
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