Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.83.1)

SBC LTER: Effect of algal diet on consumption, growth, and gonad weight of the purple sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus pupuratus)

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Temporal, Geographic and/or Taxonomic information that applies to all data in this dataset:

Time Period:
Begin:
2010-10-10
End:
2011-02-09
Geographic Coverage
Sampling Site: 
Description: Foster et al, Urchin collection site: Collection site for Foster et al (2014) Urchin sampling
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.83 Latitude (degree):  34.415
Sampling Site: 
Description: UC Santa Barbara, Marine Science Institute: Marine Science Institute, Univeristy of California, Santa Barbara
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.842 Latitude (degree):  34.4125
Taxonomic Range:
Classification:
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Common Name: Echinoderms
Classification:
Rank Value: Class Echinoida
Classification:
Rank Name: Family
Rank Value: Strongylocentrotidae
Classification:
Rank Name: Genus
Rank Value: Strongylocentrotus
Classification:
Rank Name: Species
Rank Value: Strongylocentrotus purpuratus
Common Name: Purple sea urchin
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Rhodophyta
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Rhodophyceae
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Gigartinales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Gigartinaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Chondracanthus
Common Name: Gigartina spp.
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Chondracanthus corymbifera
Common Name: Chondracanthus corymbifera
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Rhodymeniales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Rhodymeniaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Rhodymenia
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Rhodymenia californica
Common Name: Rhodymenia californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Phaeophyta
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Phaeophyceae
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Alariaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Pterygophora
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pterygophora californica
Common Name: Pterygophora californica
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Lessoniaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Macrocystis
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Macrocystis pyrifera
Common Name: Giant kelp