OBIS

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OBISOcean Biogeographic Information System
OBISOracle Business Intelligence Systems
OBISOnline Business Information Service
OBISOracle Business Intelligence Suite (software)
OBISOxoid Biochemical Identification System
OBISObservation Island
OBISOptimal Buffer Insertion and Sizing
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According to Edward Vanden Berghe of the Ocean Biogeographic Information System, the database has 5,722 species that are found deeper than 1,000 metres and 17,650 species for which all recorded observations are deeper than 200 metres -- the depth where darkness stops photosynthesis.
Dr Tom Webb, a Royal Society Research Fellow and marine ecologist used data from Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) to plot the position in the water of seven million records of marine species.
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