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Title: Preferred habitat of tropical tuna species (Skipjack) in the Eastern Atlantic and Western Indian Oceans Annual climatology 1998-2013 (frequency of occurence, %)

Description

Preferred habitat (percent of occurence) of tropical tuna species (Skipjack) in the Eastern Atlantic and Western Indian Oceans 1998-2013 (c.f.: Preferred habitat of tropical tuna species in the Eastern Atlantic and Western Indian Oceans: a comparative analysis between FAD-associated and free-swimming schools - DRUON Jean-Noel; CHASSOT Emmanuel; FLOCH Laurent; MAUFROY Alexandra (Publications Office of the European Union. JRC97243. (http://publications.jrc.ec.europa.eu/repository/handle/JRC97243))

Contributors
Pascal Derycke
How to cite
Derycke, Pascal (2016):  Preferred habitat of tropical tuna species (Skipjack) in the Eastern Atlantic and Western Indian Oceans Annual climatology 1998-2013 (frequency of occurence, %). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/201a449a-6342-4406-8e96-ca3c14882464
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Additional information
Last modified 2016-04-13
Issue date 2016-04-13
Landing page http://emis.jrc.ec.europa.eu/
Temporal coverage

From: 1998-01-01 – To: 2013-12-31

Language English
Data theme(s) Environment
EuroVoc domain(s) 52 ENVIRONMENT
EuroVoc concept(s) biotope
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/201a449a-6342-4406-8e96-ca3c14882464
Geographic information
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An ecological niche modelling (ENM) approach was developed to describe the suitable habitat of skipjack (SKJ) and juvenile yellowfin (YFT) tuna in the Tropical Atlantic and West Indian Oceans. The environmental envelop of the potential habitat in each ocean was defined using ...
Geographic bounding box

25° N, 73° E, -25° S, -34° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89

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