Freshwater Gastropods of Taveuni

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The specimens of freshwater gastropods were collected from lotic freshwater systems of Taveuni island of Fiji using kick-net technique of collection. Collected specimens were preserved in absolute ethanol.

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Rashni B (2018): Freshwater Gastropods of Taveuni. v1.1. NatureFiji-MareqetiViti. Dataset/Occurrence. https://ipt.sprep.org/resource?r=freshwater_gastropods_taveuni&v=1.1


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Occurrence; Specimen


Bindiya Rashni
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Marika Tuiwawa
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South Pacific Regional Herbarium

Geographic Coverage

Taveuni Island of Fiji within South Pacific

Bounding Coordinates South West [-17.015, -179.819], North East [-16.681, 179.929]

Project Data

A baseline freshwater benthic macroinvertebrate assessment of lotic freshwater systems of Taveuni.

Title MV40: Biological assessment of freshwater lotic systems of Taveuni
Identifier NatureFiji-MareqetiViti
Funding Funding Data prepared and published under project "Capacity building and data mobilization for conservation and decision making in the South Pacific" - BID-PA2016-0002-REG Research funding was provided by BirdLife International.
Study Area Description Creeks, streams and spring systems were assessed for aquatic gastropod diversity in Taveuni.

The personnel involved in the project:

Bindiya Rashni
  • Principal Investigator

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