Study ID 511

Demersal fish hauls from Guanabara Bay Brazil 2005-2015

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Realm: Marine
Climate: Tropical
Biome: Tropical seas
Central latitude: -22.821245
Central longitude: -43.149249
Duration: 6 years, from 2005 to 2015

2928 records

104 distinct species

Across the time series Micropogonias furnieri is the most frequently occurring species


Souza, G.B.G. & Vianna, M. "Demersal fish hauls from Guanabara Bay, Brazil 2005-2015". Accessed 2017.


Demersal fishes from Guanabara Bay were collected in two research periods: (i) seven points sampled fortnightly (two hauls per month during 30 minutes) from July 2005 to June 2007 and; (ii) only two points sampled monthly (three hauls per month) from July 2013 to June 2015. Please note the distinct sampling effort between the 2 sampling periods. Fish sampled in 7 points in 3 years (July 2005 to June 2007) (2 hauls per month); 2 of these points were also sampled for another 3 years (3 hauls per month)(July 2013 to June 2015)