List of biodiversity data collections.

Restricted to Taxa group Protists

Included are those collections that are published via the DiGIR protocol to SCAR-MarBIN - SCAR Marine Biodiversity Information Network, OBIS - Ocean Biogeographic Information System and GBIF - Global Biodiversity Information Facility.

The reference to SCAR-MarBIN is the count of records that fall within the spatial coverage of the SCAR-MarBIN portal. This was defined as the CCAMLR statistical reporting subareas (view map from SCAR Map Catalogue) but has now been extended to further north to include significant breeding sites such as Macquarie Island. See current region of interest map.

Collection NameCustodianView Map and DataStatistics
Antarctic Marine Protists species checklist

Protists are microscopic algae and protozoa, formerly thought of as single-celled plants and animals. Planktonic protists constitute the base of marine food webs and play a key role in the exchange of carbon dioxode between the atmosphere and the ocean. This list is of protists that live in the surface waters and sea-ice south of the Antarctic Polar Front.

Taxa - Diatoms, Protists,

Habitat Domain - Marine,

DiGIR Resource name [protists_checklist] Date activated - June 2005
Fiona Scott

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Taxa: 0
Records: 500
Latitude: 0.0 to 0.0
Longitude: 0.0 to 0.0
Years: 2006 to 2006
Total records:     500
Records to SCAR-MarBIN:     0