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Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Altenburger A, Bergersen R, UiT The Arctic University Museum of Norway (2022): Bivalvia collection (TSZB) UiT Tromsø Museum. v1.18. UiT The Arctic University of Norway. Dataset/Occurrence. https://ipt.gbif.no/resource?r=uit-tsz-b&v=1.18
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This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: ac2573cc-6fdb-4f2f-b670-928ab3864c91. UiT The Arctic University of Norway publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Norway.
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The dataset covers specimens from around the world with a strong focus on Norway.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]|
|Start Date / End Date||1761-01-01 / 2021-12-07|
No Description available
|Title||Museum collection data|
The personnel involved in the project:
Various marine sampling methods (dredge, grab, trawl, sledge, diving)
|Study Extent||Various places around Norway and the world over a period of more then a century|
|Quality Control||Museum curators and taxonomic experts|
Method step description:
- 1. field collections 2. identification by experts 3. transfer of data from specimen labels to data base 4. transfer of data base into GBIF
|Collection Name||TSZB Bivalvia|
|Parent Collection Identifier||TSZ|
|Specimen preservation methods||Alcohol, Dried|