The Unit


  • Publications

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  • Newsletter

    2021 Newsletter n°46 February Newsletter n°45 January 2020 Newsletter n°44 December Newsletter n°43 November Newsletter n°42 October Newsletter n°41 September Newsletter n°40 July-August Newsletter n°39 June (...)
  • Federative structures CeMEB Réseau Mer LR : This network brings together 22 units working in marine sciences COSYS-Med ICEMASA DISCOH 2 SEDES (...)
  • Organization chart

    Governance Management Dagorn Laurent : Directeur (IRD) Aliaume Catherine : Directrice adjointe (UM) Bouvier Thierry : Directeur adjoint (CNRS) Fromentin Jean-Marc : (...)
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    Ichthyop OSMOSE Resources (scripts, formations) Scripts de Sebastien Villeger



MARBEC MARine Biodiversity, Exploitation and Conservation, is a research unit which includes the staff of 4 organizations: IRD, IFREMER, UM and CNRS. Its objective is the study of marine biodiversity in lagoon coastal and offshore ecosystems, at different integration levels, molecular, individual, population and community aspects and the way humans use this biodiversity.