[Parameters: Topic='OCEANS', Term='COASTAL PROCESSES', Variable_Level_1='MANGROVES']
North Mangroves of Western South Atlantic (Tropical and Subtropical WSAOBIS, BRAZIL)Entry ID: North_Mangroves_WSA_OBIS
Abstract: The Western South Atlantic mangrove ecosystems of Brazil, roughly 85% of 7,367 km of coastline covering 16 States, on the North Region is based on 18 publications and some of them were kindly indicated by Dr. Victoria Judith Isaac Nahum, from Laboratorio de Biologia Pesqueira e Manejo de Recursos Aquaticos, Centro de Ciencias Biolgicas, Universidade Federal do Para (UFPA).
(Click for Interactive Map)
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Fabio Lang da Silveira and Rubens M. Lopes
Dataset Title: Mangroves of Western South Atlantic
Dataset Release Date: October 2011
Dataset Release Place: Sao Paulo City
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
Start Date: 1984-01-01Stop Date: 2008-12-31
Latitude Resolution: 100 m
Longitude Resolution: 100 m
Horizontal Resolution Range: 250 meters - < 500 meters
Quality Reference collection of organisms available at different research institutions in Brazil. Taxonomy checked in ITIS, CoL and WoRMS.
Access Constraints None.
Use Constraints Acknowledge the use of specific records from contributing databases in the form appearing in the 'Citation' field thereof (if any); and acknowledge the use of the OBIS facility.
For information purposes, email to firstname.lastname@example.org the full citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any constituent part.
Recognize the limitations of data in OBIS.
Data Set Progress
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-02-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-02-14