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  • Niue blenniids

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Ecsenius niue is described from Niue Islands, SW Pacific. It is a member of the Opsidrontalis species group and is most similar to the Fijian endemic E. fijiensis, from which it...
  • Near shore reef fishes

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Species composition and richness of near-shore reef fish faunas around northern New Zealand were examined at different spatial scales. This comparison indicated a primary...
  • OBIS bio ross

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Marine biological data from the 2004 voyage of the R/V Tangaroa (TAN0402) to the Ross Sea, Antarctica. The main objective of the New Zealand Ministry of Fisheries project...
  • Soviet ant exp

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The marine program of the Soviet Antarctic Expedition was carried out on board the diesel-turbine powered "Ob" (1955-1958) as part of the International Geophysical...
  • Westpac chromis

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Five new species of the damselfish genus Chromis (Perciformes3: Labroidei: Pomacentridae) are described from specimens collected from deep (>60 m) coral-reef habitat in...
  • VME inverts

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Vulnerable marine ecosystems (VMEs) are any ecosystem that are highly vulnerable to one or more kinds of fishing activity or other disturbance, and are identified by the...
  • MBIS plankton

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The dataset contains details of the biota caught during plankton surveys around New Zealand and the south western Pacific although some occurrence data is included from other...
  • MBIS soviet trawl

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    This dataset comprises catch compositions and trawl locations from cruises of Russian fishery research vessels carried out in New Zealand waters between 1964 and 1987,...
  • New Zealand fish and squid research bottom trawls

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
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  • MBIS white shark

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Regional Population Connectivity, Oceanic Habitat, and Return Migration Revealed by Satellite Tagging of White Sharks, Carcharodon carcharias, at New Zealand Aggregation...
  • MBIS NZ

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Occurrence details of New Zealand marine fauna and flora from around the coastline and offshore. Information is assimilated from a variety of sources including unpublished data...
  • TAN0602

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The MFish survey plan was two fold. First was the collection of underway data during transits and while the geophysical survey was progressing. These data included towing a...
  • Rhodolith habitats

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The ecology of subtidal rhodolith beds has been investigated for the first time in New Zealand, characterising two rhodolith species, Lithothamnion crispatum and Sporolithon...
  • Bythograeidae

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Deep-sea hydrothermal vent communities contain a high proportion of endemic species, particularly at higher taxonomic levels. This endemism reflects the high degree of...
  • Indian ocean ostracods

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    This dataset contains occurrence records of ostracods from the family Halocyprididae from the northwestern Indian Ocean. These data are based upon records of samples collected...
  • MBIS coralline algae

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Occurence of New Zealand's non-geniculate coralline flora. This dataset is based on two identification guides published by NIWA and funded through the Ministry of Fisheries...
  • MBIS CAML

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Marine biological data from the 2004 voyage of the R/V Tangaroa (TAN0402)to the Ross Sea, Antarctica. The main objective of the New Zealand Ministry of Fisheries project...
  • Cairns 2004 corals

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    A total of 237 species of azooxanthellate Scleractinia are reported for the Australian region, including seamounts off the eastern coast. This study was based on approximately...
  • IPY CAML

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Biological data from the IPY-CAML voyage (TAN0802) by the R/V Tangaroa. The TAN0802 voyage departed from Wellington, New Zealand on Jan 26th 2008 and returned to Wellington, New...
  • MBIS TAE Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    During the Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-1958, the distribution of phytoplankton in the southern ocean and Ross Sea was investigated from fifty-seven samples taken at roughly...