Donated data 2014-301-DD

Identifier 2014-301-DD
Data provider USVI University
Location U.S. Virgin Islands
Summary The data in this release are the raw 16S ribosomal ribonucleic acid (rRNA) gene amplicon deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) sequence files from 15 samples of top-facing mesophotic coral Orbicella franksi acquired from the US Virgin Islands, along with sequence files for an extraction blank and reagent control to identify any outside contaminants. Samples were collected in December 2014 from three locations of varying depth (Hind Bank, South Cappella, and Savana).
Info derived variations in microbiomes of O. franksi corals at different depths
Start (port not specified) 2014-12-01
End (port not specified) 2014-12-11
West -65.08205
East -64.87237
North 18.34064
South 18.20217


Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Christina A Kellogg
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Sampling
Data type: Biology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Box Corer Biology, Geology (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity