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Table 7 M2B3 Reporting Standard about environmental measurement processes

From: Marine microbial biodiversity, bioinformatics and biotechnology (M2B3) data reporting and service standards

  Descriptor name Description of usage Control vocabulary/format/unit Example
  MEASUREMENT_ID Unique ID from a controlled vocabulary. SDN:P02:75:xxxx SDN:P02:75:CORG for Particulate organic carbon concentration in the water column
MEASUREMENT _Name Common name for the measurement. Free text POC
MEASUREMENT _Quantity Describes the quantity measured using terms from the Système International of units. Free text; SI of units Mass concentration
MEASUREMENT _Dimensions Describes the quantity measured using dimension terms from the Système International of units. Free text; SI of units M^1 L^-3
MEASUREMENT _Currency May often refer to a TAXONOMY_ID or a CHEMICAL_ID. Free text; Organic carbon
Terms list: WoRMS;
Terms list: ChEBI
MEASUREMENT _Units Describes the units of the quantity measured using terms from the Système International of units. SDN:P06:46:xxxx SDN:P06:46:UGPL for μg/L
MEASUREMENT _Method Describes the measurement method used. Equivalent to methodological details provided in a paper. Free text Mass spectrometry
MEASUREMENT _Comment Any comment about the measurement. Free text Inorganic carbon removed by acidification
  1. Mandatory information is in bold and other fields are recommended.