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Schumacher, Stefanie (2001): Diversity of live benthic foraminiferal assemblages in South Atlantic surface sediments. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Schumacher, S (2001): Mikrohabitatansprüche benthischer Foraminiferen in Sedimenten des Südatlantiks (Microhabitat preferences of benthic foraminifera in South Atlantic Ocean sediments). Berichte zur Polar- und Meeresforschung = Reports on Polar and Marine Research, 403, 151 pp,

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Harloff, Joachim; Mackensen, Andreas (1997): Recent benthic foraminiferal associations and ecology of the Scotia Sea and Argentine Basin. Marine Micropaleontology, 31(1-2), 1-29,
Mackensen, Andreas; Douglas, Robert G (1989): Down-core distribution of live and dead deep-water benthic foraminifera in box cores from the Weddell Sea and the California continental borderland. Deep-Sea Research Part A. Oceanographic Research Papers, 36(6), 879-900,
Mackensen, Andreas; Fütterer, Dieter K; Grobe, Hannes; Schmiedl, Gerhard (1993): Benthic foraminiferal assemblages from the eastern South Atlantic Polar Front region between 35° and 57°S: Distribution, ecology and fossilization potential. Marine Micropaleontology, 22(1-2), 33-69,
Schmidt, Daniela N (1997): Mikrohabitatansprüche benthischer Foraminiferen. Diploma Thesis, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen, Germany, 103 pp
Median Latitude: -49.135698 * Median Longitude: -3.419920 * South-bound Latitude: -70.100000 * West-bound Longitude: -41.987500 * North-bound Latitude: 2.680000 * East-bound Longitude: 39.921667
Date/Time Start: 1985-12-31T06:32:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-03-06T17:50:00
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: -0.005 m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 0.105 m
GeoB4901-4 * Latitude: 2.680000 * Longitude: 6.720000 * Date/Time: 1998-02-25T21:43:00 * Elevation: -2186.0 m * Location: Eastern Niger fan * Campaign: M41/1 * Basis: Meteor (1986) * Device: MultiCorer (MUC)
GeoB4906-4 * Latitude: -0.690000 * Longitude: 8.378333 * Date/Time: 1998-03-02T05:35:00 * Elevation: -1272.0 m * Recovery: 0.37 m * Location: off Gabun * Campaign: M41/1 * Basis: Meteor (1986) * Device: MultiCorer (MUC) * Comment: 8 big and 4 small tubes
GeoB4909-4 * Latitude: -2.070000 * Longitude: 8.625000 * Date/Time: 1998-03-04T02:51:00 * Elevation: -1313.0 m * Recovery: 0.3 m * Location: off Gabun * Campaign: M41/1 * Basis: Meteor (1986) * Device: MultiCorer (MUC) * Comment: 8 big and 4 small tubes
Fluffy layer = -0.05 m sediment depth.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1Event labelEvent
2Latitude of eventLatitude
3Longitude of eventLongitude
4Elevation of eventElevationm
5DEPTH, sediment/rockDepthmGeocode
6Depth, top/minDepth topmSchumacher, Stefanie
7Depth, bottom/maxDepth botmSchumacher, Stefanie
8Foraminifera, benthic, standing stockForam bent st stock#/10 cm3Schumacher, StefanieCounting >125 µm fraction
9Number of speciesSpec No#Schumacher, StefanieCounting >125 µm fraction
10Shannon Diversity IndexH'Schumacher, StefanieCounting >125 µm fraction
11EquitabilityESchumacher, StefanieCounting >125 µm fraction
12TextulariinaTextulariina%Schumacher, StefanieCounting >125 µm fraction
13MiliolinaMiliolina%Schumacher, StefanieCounting >125 µm fraction
14Foraminifera, benthic hyalineForam bent hyaline%Schumacher, StefanieCounting >125 µm fraction
15Reference/sourceReferenceSchumacher, Stefanieforaminiferal counts
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