Occurrence

Gelatinous zooplankton validated sightings reported in the Mediterranean Sea by avvistAPP users

Version 2.0 published by National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics on 24 June 2022 National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics

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Description

Validated sightings reported from 2019 onwards by avvistAPP users. avvistAPP is a free citizen science tool that allows everyone to actively contribute to the monitoring of marine animals. Available both in Google and Apple app stores. App description: https://doi.org/10.13120/h127-9v54

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 1,043 records.

2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

Occurrence (core)
1043
ExtendedMeasurementOrFact 
2086
Event 
1043

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Versions

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How to cite

Please be aware, this is an old version of the dataset.  Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Tirelli V, Goruppi A (2022): Gelatinous zooplankton validated sightings reported in the Mediterranean Sea by avvistAPP users. v2.0. National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics. Dataset/Samplingevent. https://doi.org/10.13120/3382-at05

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GBIF Registration

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Keywords

Samplingevent

Contacts

Valentina Tirelli
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
  • Principal Investigator
National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics - OGS
IT
Menashè Eliezer
  • Metadata Provider
Technician
National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics - OGS
IT
Alenka Goruppi
  • Publisher
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Researcher
National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics - OGS
IT
Marina Lipizer
  • Metadata Provider
National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics - OGS
IT

Geographic Coverage

Mediterranean Sea: http://marineregions.org/mrgid/1905 Mainly Adriatic Sea.

Bounding Coordinates South West [37.253, -0.326], North East [45.794, 18.491]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2019-05-19 / 2020-12-31

Project Data

Italian description: https://www.inogs.it/it/content/noce-di-mare

Title Noce di Mare
Funding 'Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia' (l.r.n. 14/2018, art. 2 commi 51-55 and n. 26/2020, art. 4 commi 33-34).
Design Description Citizen science using a dedicated app.

The personnel involved in the project:

Sampling Methods

avvistAPP is a free citizen science tool that allows everyone to actively contribute to the monitoring of marine animals. Available both in Google and Apple app stores. App description: https://doi.org/10.13120/h127-9v54

Study Extent Mediterranean Sea from 2019 onwards.

Method step description:

  1. The reported sightings are validated by researchers.

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Tirelli V., Goruppi A., Riccamboni R., Tempesta M. (2021) Citizens’ Eyes on Mnemiopsis: How to Multiply Sightings with a Click!, Diversity, 13, 224. https://doi.org/10.3390/d13060224