Marine birds, mammals and reptiles around the Azores | Emodnet Biology

Marine birds, mammals and reptiles around the Azores

Introduction

This product, based on data from the Azores Fisheries Observation Programme (POPA) provides abundance maps of the loggerhead turtle, several marine mammals (sperm whale, short beaked common dolphin, common bottlenose dolphin, Atllantic spotted dolphin) and two marine bird species (Cory's shearwater and the yellow-legged gull) around the Azores.

Data series

This dataset is based on:

 

Data product

 

Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]

 

 

Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758 [WoRMS]

 

Other species that were used:

  • Stenella frontalis (Cuvier, 1829)
  • Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)
  • Calonectris diomedea (Scopoli, 1769)
  • Larus cachinnans Pallas, 1811
  • Delphinus delphis Linnaeus, 1758

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