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Planktic Foraminifera of the Eastern South Pacific, Universidad de Guayaquil, Ecuador (OBIS, ESPOBIS)
Entry ID: cl_udec_copas_foraminiferos_02

Abstract: The Ecuadorian sea is characterized for being a zone of oceanic convergence among hot waters proceeding from the Gulf of Panama and cold waters of Humboltd's Current from the south of the continent. The Equatorial Front formed among these two types of water moves to different height of the continental coast and of Galápagos according to the season of the year. The distribution and abundance of the ... View entire text
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Description: ESPOBIS
Total records: 337
Total species: 22

Description: OBIS Search Result
1973-1973 Total records: 337
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 1.37   S: -2.73   E: -80.13   W: -85.28

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Luzuriaga, M., Ortega, D., Elias, E
Dataset Title: Plantic Foraminifera of the eastern South Pacific
Dataset Release Date: 2007-07-25T00:00:00.000Z
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1973-05-18
Stop Date: 1973-05-28
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-07-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-30