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The ECO-MAR (Ecosystem of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at the Sub-Polar Front and Charlie Gibbs Fracture Zone) project: description of the benthic sampling programme 2007-2010

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The ECO-MAR (Ecosystem of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at the Sub-Polar Front and Charlie Gibbs Fracture Zone) project : description of the benthic sampling programme 2007-2010. / Priede, Imants G.; Billett, David S. M.; Brierley, Andrew Stuart; Hoelzel, A. Rus; Inall, Mark; Miller, Peter I.

In: Marine Biology Research, Vol. 9, No. 5-6, 01.06.2013, p. 624-628.

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Priede, IG, Billett, DSM, Brierley, AS, Hoelzel, AR, Inall, M & Miller, PI 2013, 'The ECO-MAR (Ecosystem of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at the Sub-Polar Front and Charlie Gibbs Fracture Zone) project: description of the benthic sampling programme 2007-2010' Marine Biology Research, vol. 9, no. 5-6, pp. 624-628. https://doi.org/10.1080/17451000.2012.749998

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Priede, I. G., Billett, D. S. M., Brierley, A. S., Hoelzel, A. R., Inall, M., & Miller, P. I. (2013). The ECO-MAR (Ecosystem of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at the Sub-Polar Front and Charlie Gibbs Fracture Zone) project: description of the benthic sampling programme 2007-2010. Marine Biology Research, 9(5-6), 624-628. https://doi.org/10.1080/17451000.2012.749998

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Priede IG, Billett DSM, Brierley AS, Hoelzel AR, Inall M, Miller PI. The ECO-MAR (Ecosystem of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at the Sub-Polar Front and Charlie Gibbs Fracture Zone) project: description of the benthic sampling programme 2007-2010. Marine Biology Research. 2013 Jun 1;9(5-6):624-628. https://doi.org/10.1080/17451000.2012.749998

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Priede, Imants G. ; Billett, David S. M. ; Brierley, Andrew Stuart ; Hoelzel, A. Rus ; Inall, Mark ; Miller, Peter I. / The ECO-MAR (Ecosystem of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at the Sub-Polar Front and Charlie Gibbs Fracture Zone) project : description of the benthic sampling programme 2007-2010. In: Marine Biology Research. 2013 ; Vol. 9, No. 5-6. pp. 624-628.

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