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Biological resources
Marine model organisms at CCMAR
On-site access, Centre for Marine Sciences (Portugal)
Description :

Wide range of aquaculture fish species, invertebrates, macroalgae and model organisms namely sole (Sole senegalensis), seabream (Sparus aurata), seabass (Dicentrachus labrax), cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis), seahorses (Hippocampus guttulatus); others on request

Expertise :

sole (Sole senegalensis), seabream (Sparus aurata), seabass (Dicentrachus labrax), cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis), seahorses (Hippocampus guttulatus).

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ccmarassemble@ualg.pt
Biological resources
Marine model organisms at CIIMAR
On-site access, Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (Portugal)
Description :

Wide range of aquaculture fish species, invertebrates, macroalgae and model organisms

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ciimarembrc@ciimar.up.pt
Biological resources
Organisms collected in the wild at ACOI
On-site access, Coimbra Collection of Algae (Portugal)
Description :

Provision of fresh or preserved field samples from Portugal

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, acoiembrc@ci.uc.pt
Biological resources
Organisms collected in the wild at CCMAR
On-site access, Centre for Marine Sciences (Portugal)
Description :

Organims collected in the Algarve Atlantic coast (South Portugal) and nearby estuaries (intertidal, subtidal areas). Small boats available

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ccmarassemble@ualg.pt
Biological resources
Organisms collected in the wild at CIIMAR
On-site access, Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (Portugal)
Description :

Sampling of species from the Atlantic Western coast of Portugal and adjacent estuaries

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ciimarembrc@ciimar.up.pt
Biological resources
Rearing of aquaculture animals at CCMAR
On-site access, Centre for Marine Sciences (Portugal)
Description :

Laboratories and aquaria facilities availabe including climate controlled rooms, mesocoms for acidification studies

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ccmarassemble@ualg.pt
Biological resources
Rearing of aquaculture animals at CIIMAR
On-site access, Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (Portugal)
Description :

Access to the aquarium facilities: 5L - 600 L tanks, RAS, salinity control, temperature, conductivity, redox, photoperiod control, diverse species tank, automatic feeders, faeces collectors, with technical support

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ciimarembrc@ciimar.up.pt
Biological resources
Rearing of aquaculture animals at IMAR
On-site access, Institute of Marine Research (Portugal)
Description :

Flow-through tanks of sea water

Expertise :

Tanks up to 650L with open or recirculating sea water systems.

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ​imarembrc@uac.pt, eduardo.jl.isidro@uac.pt
Biological resources
Taxonomic services at ACOI
On-site access, Coimbra Collection of Algae (Portugal)
Description :

Identification of cyanobacteria and microalgae

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, acoiembrc@ci.uc.pt
Biological resources
Taxonomic services at CCMAR
On-site access, Centre for Marine Sciences (Portugal)
Description :

Taxonomic identification of invertebrates, fishes, marine plants and algae under request

Contact :
acanario@ualg.pt, amamaral@ualg.pt, ccmarassemble@ualg.pt