Third Survey 2013

3rd KAU – SRI Saudi-Arabian coast Biodiversity Survey
(07. – 28.06.2013)

During the third survey the following four localities were visited:

Survey localities 2013

Locality Latitude Longitude
Jeddah 16°44’N 41°59’E
Al Wajh 19°13.5’N 41°0’E
Duba 20°16’N 39°59.5’E
Alkhuraybah 21°42.5’N 39°5.8’E

Latitude and longitude are given as average of all collecting stations in the respective region that are marked red in the map.

More than 530 species have been collected during the second survey. These are in part still under study.

All available shallow marine habitats were sampled with different methods.

Download full station list here.

Expedition Group 2013






Participants in the third survey at Al Wajh