Microplankton abundance in the euphotic zone of the Aegean and Levantine Seas in September-October 1987


Microplankton species composition analysis was performed according to the inverted microscope method of Utermoehl. Samples for identification and enumeration of larger phytoplankton cells (>5 µm) were preserved in alkaline Lugol solution. Utermoehl, H., 1958. Zur Vervollkommung der quantitativen Phytoplankton-Methodik. Mitt. Int. Ver. Theor. Angew. Limnol., 9:1-38.

DOI https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.692079
Metadata Access https://ws.pangaea.de/oai/provider?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=datacite4&identifier=oai:pangaea.de:doi:10.1594/PANGAEA.692079
Creator Gotsis-Skretas, Olympia; Pagou, Kalliopi
Publisher PANGAEA
Contributor Hellenic Center of Marine Research, Institut of Oceanography, Greece
Publication Year 2008
Funding Reference Sixth Framework Programme, 36949
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported; https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
OpenAccess true
Language English
Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 3124 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (23.450W, 35.683S, 27.247E, 40.633N); Aegean Sea
Temporal Coverage Begin 1987-08-26T12:40:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 1987-10-20T09:45:00Z