Global distributions of diazotrophs abundance and biomass - Depth integrated values computed from a collection of source datasets - Contribution to the MAREDAT World Ocean Atlas of Plankton Functional Types

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The MAREDAT atlas covers 11 types of plankton, ranging in size from bacteria to jellyfish. Together, these plankton groups determine the health and productivity of the global ocean and play a vital role in the global carbon cycle. Working within a uniform and consistent spatial and depth grid (map) of the global ocean, the researchers compiled thousands and tens of thousands of data points to identify regions of plankton abundance and scarcity as well as areas of data abundance and scarcity. At many of the grid points, the MAREDAT team accomplished the difficult conversion from abundance (numbers of organisms) to biomass (carbon mass of organisms). The MAREDAT atlas provides an unprecedented global data set for ecological and biochemical analysis and modeling as well as a clear mandate for compiling additional existing data and for focusing future data gathering efforts on key groups in key areas of the ocean.The present data set presents depth integrated values of diazotrophs abundance and biomass, computed from a collection of source data sets.

Supplement to: Luo, Yawei; Doney, Scott C; Anderson, L A; Benavides, Mar; Berman-Frank, I; Bode, Antonio; Bonnet, S; Boström, Kjärstin H; Böttjer, D; Capone, D G; Carpenter, E J; Chen, Yaw-Lin; Church, Matthew J; Dore, John E; Falcón, Luisa I; Fernández, A; Foster, R A; Furuya, Ken; Gomez, Fernando; Gundersen, Kjell; Hynes, Annette M; Karl, David Michael; Kitajima, Satoshi; Langlois, Rebecca; LaRoche, Julie; Letelier, Ricardo M; Marañón, Emilio; McGillicuddy Jr, Dennis J; Moisander, Pia H; Moore, C Mark; Mouriño-Carballido, Beatriz; Mulholland, Margaret R; Needoba, Joseph A; Orcutt, Karen M; Poulton, Alex J; Rahav, Eyal; Raimbault, Patrick; Rees, Andrew; Riemann, Lasse; Shiozaki, Takuhei; Subramaniam, Ajit; Tyrrell, Toby; Turk-Kubo, Kendra A; Varela, Manuel; Villareal, Tracy A; Webb, Eric A; White, Angelicque E; Wu, Jingfeng; Zehr, Jonathan P (2012): Database of diazotrophs in global ocean: abundance, biomass and nitrogen fixation rates. Earth System Science Data, 4, 47-73

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Creator Luo, Yawei ORCID logo; Doney, Scott C ORCID logo; Anderson, L A ORCID logo; Benavides, Mar (ORCID: 0000-0001-9502-108X); Berman-Frank, I ORCID logo; Bode, Antonio ORCID logo; Bonnet, S ORCID logo; Boström, Kjärstin H; Böttjer, D; Capone, D G; Carpenter, E J; Chen, Yaw-Lin; Church, Matthew J ORCID logo; Dore, John E; Falcón, Luisa I ORCID logo; Fernández, A ORCID logo; Foster, R A ORCID logo; Furuya, Ken ORCID logo; Gomez, Fernando ORCID logo; Gundersen, Kjell; Hynes, Annette M; Karl, David Michael ORCID logo; Kitajima, Satoshi; Langlois, Rebecca ORCID logo; LaRoche, Julie ORCID logo; Letelier, Ricardo M ORCID logo; Marañón, Emilio ORCID logo; McGillicuddy Jr, Dennis J; Moisander, Pia H ORCID logo; Moore, C Mark; Mouriño-Carballido, Beatriz; Mulholland, Margaret R (ORCID: 0000-0001-8819-189X); Needoba, Joseph A; Orcutt, Karen M; Poulton, Alex J ORCID logo; Rahav, Eyal ORCID logo; Raimbault, Patrick; Rees, Andrew ORCID logo; Riemann, Lasse ORCID logo; Shiozaki, Takuhei; Subramaniam, Ajit ORCID logo; Tyrrell, Toby; Turk-Kubo, Kendra A; Varela, Manuel; Villareal, Tracy A ORCID logo; Webb, Eric A; White, Angelicque E ORCID logo; Wu, Jingfeng; Zehr, Jonathan P ORCID logo
Publisher PANGAEA
Publication Year 2013
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported; https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
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Resource Type Supplementary Dataset; Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 8546 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (-9.036W, -33.340S, 39.150E, 41.841N); Indian Ocean; Atlantic; Barbados; Bermuda, Atlantic Ocean; Northeast Atlantic; East China Sea; Tropical/subtropical Pacific; North Pacific; North Atlantic; North Pacific Ocean; Northwest Pacific; Sargasso Sea; South China Sea; China Sea; Tropical Atlantic; Zanzibar Channel
Temporal Coverage Begin 1964-11-22T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2009-08-30T00:00:00Z