Data Set Citation:
When using this data, please cite the data package:
Gibbons M and Buecher E.
Gibbons,Pelagic Recruit Surveys,South Africa, 1988-1997
klr.13.7 (https://knb.ecoinformatics.org:443/knb/metacat/klr.13.7/nceas)
General Information:
Title:Gibbons,Pelagic Recruit Surveys,South Africa, 1988-1997
Identifier:klr.13
Keywords:
  • Jellyfish, South Africa, St. Helena Bay, plankton net, May-June, Hydromedusa, Scyphozoa
Data Table, Image, and Other Data Details:
Metadata download: Ecological Metadata Language (EML) File
Data Table:JEDI Template.txt ( View Metadata )

Involved Parties

Data Set Creators:
Individual:Dr. Mark Gibbons
Organization:University of the Western Cape
Position:Working Group
Address:
Univerisity of the Western Cape,
Bellville 7535,
South Africa
Email Address:
mgibbons@uwc.ac.za
Individual:Dr. Emmanuelle Buecher
Organization:Laboratorie d'Oceanographie Biologique et Ecologie du Plancton Marin, Station Zoologique
Data Set Contacts:
Individual:Dr. Mark Gibbons
Organization:University of the Western Cape
Address:
University of the Western Cape,
7535 Bellville,
South Africa
Email Address:
mgibbons@uwc.ac.za
Associated Parties:
Individual: Kelly Robinson
Organization:Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Position:PhD Candidate
Address:
101 Bienville Blvd.,
Dauphin Island, AL 36528 USA
Phone:
251-861-2289 (voice)
Email Address:
krobinson@disl.org
Individual:Dr. William 'Monty' Graham
Organization:Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Position:Senior Marine Scientist
Address:
101 Bienville Blvd.,
Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528 USA
Phone:
251-861-2141 ext. 2272 (voice)
Email Address:
mgraham@disl.org
Individual:Dr. Carlos Duarte
Organization:Instituto Mediterráneo de Estudios Avanzados
Position:Profesor de investigación
Address:
C/ Miquel Marquès, 21,
07190 Esporles,
Islas Baleares, Spain
Phone:
+34 971611725 (voice)
Email Address:
carlosduarte@imedea.uib-csic
Individual:Dr. Robert Condon
Organization:Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Position:Faculty Research Scientist
Address:
101 Bienville Blvd.,
Dauphin Island, AL 36528 USA
Phone:
(251) 861-2141 x 7546 (voice)
Email Address:
rcondon@disl.org

Data Set Characteristics

Geographic Region:
Geographic Description:St. Helena Bay, South Africa
Bounding Coordinates:
West:  0.375  degrees
East:  24.5  degrees
North:  -16.125  degrees
South:  -36.125  degrees
Time Period:
Begin:
1988
End:
2006
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Sampling, Processing and Quality Control Methods

Step by Step Procedures
Step 1:  
Description:

Plankton Net

Method used for St. Helena Bay

Data Set Usage Rights

Usage restricted to Global Jellies Working Group members.
Access Control:
Auth System:knb
Order:denyFirst
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Metadata download: Ecological Metadata Language (EML) File