Crustacean Atlas

Crustacean Atlas

Crustacean Atlas - Southern Africa : The Crustacean Atlas is an official SANBI SeaKeys project, launched on 2nd May 2015, and will probably get an official project page when a responsible person is appointed. The purpose of this project is: To record the distribution of Crustacea

The Crustacean Atlas is an official SANBI SeaKeys project, launched on 2nd May 2015, and will probably get an official project page when a responsible person is appointed.
The purpose of this project is:

  1. To record the distribution of Crustaceans and Pycnogonids (sea spiders) on the southern African coastline.
    • Scope includes: Any marine arthropods, and littoral crustacea
    • Photomicrographs of planktonic and, microscopic forms and details etc. also welcome.
  2. To collect photos of southern African marine arthropods suitable for field guide identification.

How to contribute:

  • Tag contributions with Crustacean Atlas. If you also want to support the SeaKeys project, add the tag SeaKeys. Remember to separate tags only with commas!
  • Contributors who would like their photos to be available for use in a field guide are encouraged to license them for free re-use under the Creative Commons attribution and share alike licenses (CC-by-sa) version 3 or 4, or public domain.
  • Contributors with at least 10 observations can get the badge.
05 May 2015
Pbsouthwood