Macrobenthos of Atlantic Ocean by Ikike, Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria

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This is an occurrence record of Macrobenthos of Atlantic Ocean by Ikike, Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria

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Arimoro F, Ogundipe O (2023): Macrobenthos of Atlantic Ocean by Ikike, Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria. v1.0. University of Lagos. Dataset/Occurrence.


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Occurrence; Macrobenthos; Atlantic Ocean; Ikike; Nigeria; Observation


Francis Arimoro
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Federal University of Technology
Oluwatoyin Ogundipe
  • Originator
  • Principal Investigator
University of Lagos
23401 AKOKA
Temitope Onuminya
  • Metadata Provider
Associate Professor
University of Lagos
Department Of Botany
23401 Akoka

Geographic Coverage

Collection was recorded in Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

Ampelisca Arenicola Balanoglossus Bittium Buccinum Bulia Capitella Cardium Cerithium Chaetopterus Charonia Cirratulus Corophium Cucumaria Cymbium Dentalium Dispio Donax Echinocardium Echiurus Ennucula Ensis Eunice Glycemeris Glycera Heteromastus Holothuria Littorina Lumbrineris Mactra Modiolus Murex Natica Nephtys Nereis Ophiothrix Panopeus Platynereis Portunus Scala Scrobicularia Sipunculus Thais Vasula

Phylum Athropoda, Annelida, Echinodermata, Hemichordata, Mollusca

Project Data

Mobilization of Coastal Biodiversity data in Nigeria

Title Implementation of the Biodiversity Information and data System for Coastal Ecosystems in Nigeria - BID-AF2020-022-NAC
Identifier BID-AF2020-022-NAC
Funding GBIF_BID Grant
Study Area Description Nigerian Coastal Environments

The personnel involved in the project:

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