RAVON (NL) - Fish observations extracted from Redeke (1907)

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Fish observations from the Zuiderzee extracted from a research report by Redeke (1907). The research was conducted to indicate species richness, spawning and nursing areas and over fishing.

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pisces; fish; rivierprik; bot; ansjovis; paling; bot; spiering; haring; Clupea; Osmerus eperlanus; Lampetra; Anguilla; Platichthys; Zuiderzee; H.C. Redeke; Occurrence; Observation; Occurrence

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Geographic Coverage

Zuiderzee Area, the Netherlands

Bounding Coordinates South West [52.24, 4.5], North East [53.39, 5.89]

Taxonomic Coverage

Pisces, Fish

Genus Ammodytes
Species Agonus cataphractus, Alburnus alburnus, Ammodytes tobianus, Arnoglossus laterna, Anguilla anguilla, Atherina presbyter, Belone belone, Blicca bjoerkna, Buglossidium luteum, Callionymus lyra, Ciliata mustela, Clupea harengus, Cyclopterus lumpus, Echiichthys vipera, Engraulis encrasicolus, Eutrigla gurnardus, Gadus morhua, Gasterosteus aculeatus, Lampetra fluviatilis, Limanda limanda, Merlangius merlangus, Myoxocephalus scorpius, Osmerus eperlanus, Perca fluviatilis, Pholis gunnellus, Platichthys flesus, Pleuronectes platessa, Pomatoschistus minutus, Pomatoschistus microps, Raja clavata, Rutilus rutilus, Solea solea, Spinachia spinachia, Sprattus sprattus, Syngnathus acus, Syngnathus rostellatus, Syngnathus typhle, Trachinus draco, Trachurus trachurus, Zoarces viviparus

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1905-03-16 / 1906-10-13

Sampling Methods

Beam trawl, seine and other fishing methods.

Study Extent Intensively fished areas of the Zuiderzee

Method step description:

  1. Data from report were digitalized

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Redeke, H.C. (Ed.) (1907). Rapport over onderzoekingen betreffende de visscherij in de Zuiderzee ingesteld in de jaren 1905 en 1906 Ministerie van Landbouw, Nijverheid en Handel: 's-Gravenhage. [259], ill. maps, plates pp.

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