CitationCarpenter M, Helgason H (2016). Muskox Abundance. Version 1.5. Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna. Occurrence Dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/owuavi accessed via GBIF.org on 2017-08-22.
DescriptionLocations and associated attributes of circumpolar Muskox studies. Attributes include animal count, population estimate, estimate error and associated report citation.
SamplingCollection of reports pertaining to muskox abundance - common sampling methods include stratified strip transects, and observations.
- Relevant information from reports was collected into a geodatabase with information about study area, population estimates, and citation data such as authors and report titles.
Additional infoNot marine, not harvested by iOBIS
Ovibos moschatuscommon name: Muskox
Circumpolar, Northern Hemisphere
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