Mesozooplankton Ramfjord

Sampling event
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Zooplankton abundance in Ramfjord between November 2018 and February 2020

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Coguiec E, Daase M, Ershova E (2021): Mesozooplankton Ramfjord. v1.2. UiT The Arctic University of Norway. Dataset/Samplingevent.


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Occurrence; Specimen


Estelle Coguiec
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
UiT The Arctic university of Norway
Malin Daase
  • Originator
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Elizaveta Ershova
  • Originator

Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [69.525, 19.02], North East [69.531, 19.042]

Taxonomic Coverage

Mesozooplankton community.

Phylum Foraminifera, Echinodermata, Chaetognatha, Bryozoa, Bryozoa
Class Polychaeta, Ostracoda, Gastropoda, Bivalvia, Bivalvia, Ascidia, Appendicularia
Subclass Cirripedia
Order Nudibranchia, Isopoda, Harpacticoida, Euphausiacea, Decapoda, Amphipoda
Genus Tomopteris sp, Pseudocalanus spp, Paraeuchaeta sp, Onceae sp, Metridia spp, Calanus spp, Calanus hyperboreus
Species Temora longicornis, Oithona similis, Microsetella norvegica, Microcalanus pusillus, Centropages typicus, Acartia longiremis

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2018-11-18 / 2020-02-04

Project Data

No Description available

Title Mesozooplankton community Ramfjord
Funding This study was supported by by the project “CalAct” funded by Sentinel Nord through the Université Laval / University of Tromsø research partnership.

The personnel involved in the project:

Estelle Coguiec

Sampling Methods

the sample were taken with a WP2 equiped with a 64µm or a 180µm mesh size. Two layer were sample 115 to 50 meter , thank to a closing mechanisms, and 50 to surface.

Study Extent the sample were taken in The opening of ramfjord ( 69.5249N ,19.0353) every month between November 2018 and february 2020.

Method step description:

  1. after the sampling the sample were fixed with in a 4% formalin solution, prior to visual identification with a stereomicroscope.

Collection Data

Collection Name Mesozooplankton Ramfjord 2018-2020
Specimen preservation methods Formalin

Additional Metadata