Meiofauna abundance in the German exploration area for polymetallic nodule mining, Clarion Clipperton Fracture Zone, Pacific


The dataset contains counts of meiofauna organisms on high taxonomic level.

Mangan 2013: Multicorer (BGR), 8 cores with 7.4 cm diameterall other cruises: Multicorer (DZMB), 12 cores with 9.6 cm diameterAll animals were extracted from the first 5 cm of sediment.

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Creator Uhlenkott, Katja ORCID logo; Vink, Annemiek ORCID logo; Kuhn, Thomas ORCID logo; Martínez Arbizu, Pedro
Publisher PANGAEA
Publication Year 2020
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International;
OpenAccess true
Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 9889 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (-119.307W, 11.195S, -116.163E, 13.187N); North Pacific Ocean; Equatorial East Pacific
Temporal Coverage Begin 2010-04-26T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2016-05-11T00:00:00Z