Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Point of contact: jrc-aquafish@ec.europa.eu

Title: FishTrace: a genetic catalogue of European fishes

Description

FishTrace is a genetic catalogue for species identification associated to reference collections of taxonomically identified vouchers from 220 marine teleost fish species. The FishTrace genetic catalogue is based on two genes, one mitochondrial (cytochrome b) and one nuclear (rhodopsin). After taxonomic identification of the specimen, the biological samples obtained from it were permanently stored into biological collections hosted and curated by four European natural history museums.

Contributors
Jann Martinsohn jann.martinsohn@ec.europa.eu
Antonella Zanzi antonella.zanzi@ec.europa.eu 0000-0002-3567-9709
How to cite
Martinsohn, Jann; Zanzi, Antonella (2006):  FishTrace: a genetic catalogue of European fishes. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-fad-fishtrace
Related resources

Data access

  • FishTrace website HTML

    The FishTrace catalogue is available on the FishTrace website. Data are accessible through Tableau workbooks.

Publications

  • publication FishTrace: a genetic catalogue of European fishes

    Zanzi, A. and Martinsohn, J., FishTrace: a genetic catalogue of European fishes, DATABASE-THE JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL DATABASES AND CURATION, ISSN 1758-0463, 2017, JRC106242.

    DOI:10.1093/database/bax075

Additional information
Issue date 2006-09-30
Landing page https://fishtrace.jrc.ec.europa.eu/
Geographic area Europe
Update frequency irregular
Language English
Data theme(s) Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-fad-fishtrace

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