Marine species distributions in Iris…

Occurrence dataset published by National Biodiversity Data Centre

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Summary

Full Title

Marine species distributions in Irish coastal waters

Description

Records of marine species encountered by divers in Irish coastal waters.

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 2003 - Jan 1, 2012

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Administrative contact
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland Beechfield house, Carriganore WIT West Campus Waterford County Waterford Ireland +353 (0)51 306 240
Metadata author
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland Beechfield house, Carriganore WIT West Campus County Waterford Ireland +353 (0)51 306 240
Originator
Chris Wood, Seasearch Coordinator
Sea Search Marine Conservation Society, Unit 3 Wolf Business Park,Alton Road, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 5NB. 07776 142096

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National Biodiversity Data Centre

Publication Date

Nov 21, 2013

Registration Date

Nov 14, 2012

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Taxonomic Coverage

Species Groups recorded: horseshoe worm (Phoronida), unassigned, roundworm (Nematoda), bony fish (Actinopterygii), comb jelly (Ctenophora), alga, terrestrial mammal, flatworm (Turbellaria), cartilagenous fish (Chondricht, echinoderm, bird, sponge (Porifera), crustacean, tunicate (Urochordata), annelid, sea spider (Pycnogonida), marine mammal, mollusc, bryozoan, ribbon worm (Nemertinea), flowering plant, coelenterate (=cnidarian), spoon worm (Echiura), fungus.

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Description

Coastal waters of Ireland

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Geographic Coverage

Coastal waters of Ireland

Methodology

Quality control

Recording by citizen-scientists who have taken marine species ID training courses.

Method Steps

  1. Visual recording of samples while scuba diving.