Patea River periphyton

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Five replicate quantitative periphyton samples (415 mm2) were collected from the edge and mid-stream in a riffle of the Patea River. Water depth 0.3-0.8 m at time of sampling. The samples were pooled for taxonomic analysis. The objective was to characterise periphyton biomass and community composition at the site, which was below the Patea Dam and experienced low levels of dissolved oxygen. Note that the exact day of sampling is unknown.

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Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Cathy Kilroy
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NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research NZ

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Cathy Kilroy
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NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research NZ

Who filled in the metadata:

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Geographic Coverage

Patea River, Taranaki, North Island, New Zealand

Bounding Coordinates South West [-39.564, 174.56], North East [-39.564, 174.56]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date 2007-06-01

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers aa720aa9-92ea-43e9-bdf3-26714c9b3271
https://gbifipt.niwa.co.nz/resource?r=patea_river_periphyton