Dataset: 2016 SoE Marine Expansion in distribution Noctiluca Scintillans 2007-2015


Expansion in the distribution of Noctiluca scintillans, (2007–2015). This dataset is related to another dataset in mapping N.S. expansion from 1860-2015 (See

Source : Richardson AJ, Eriksen RS & Rochester W (2015). Plankton 2015: state of Australia’s oceans, CSIRO, Hobart.

Map prepared by the Department of Environment and Energy in order to produce Figure MAR9d in the Marine theme of the 2016 State of the Environment Report, available at

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