Coccolith_carbonate species fluxes and environmental data from sediment trap site CB


Data Pangaea Guerreiro et al. 2021_CB = Coccolith-CaCO₃ fluxes (mg/m²/d), Coccolith-CaCO₃ %, and Coccolith-% contribution to CaCO₃ flux of Calcidiscus leptoporus, Emilinia huxleyi, Florisphaera profunda, Gladiolithus flabellatus, Gephyrocapsa ericsonii, Gephyrocapsa muellerae, Gephyrocapsa oceanica, Helicosphaera spp., Umbellosphaera spp. Rhabdosphaera spp., Umbilicosphaera spp., Reticulofenestra sessilis, other taxa, total coccolith-CaCO₃. Auxiliary PIC (Particulate Inorganic Carbon) data from NASA's Ocean Biology Processing Group ( are also provided.Particle flux data (mg/m²/d) of CaCO₃, organic matter, particulate organic carbon (POC), biogenic silica (bSiO₂) and unspecified residual fraction.

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Creator Guerreiro, Catarina V; Baumann, Karl-Heinz; Brummer, Geert-Jan A; Valente, André; Fischer, Gerhard; Ziveri, Patrizia; Brotas, Vanda; Stuut, Jan-Berend W
Publisher PANGAEA
Publication Year 2022
Funding Reference European Commission, 600411; European Commission, 796802; European Commission, 810139; European Commission, EAPA 165 2016; European Research Council, 311152; Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, contract CEECIND 00752 2018 CP1534 CT0011
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International;
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Language English
Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 1094 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (-20.183 LON, 21.633 LAT); off Cap Blanc
Temporal Coverage Begin 2012-10-15T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2014-02-13T00:00:00Z