Perpignan, C. E. F. R. E. M.

Marseille, Station Marine d'Endoume



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Chemin de Maguelone
34250 Palavas   FRANCE
Tel : + 33 04 67 50 41 00
Fax : + 33 04 67 68 28 85
Email :
Web Site :
Director : Dr Antoine Dosdat

Type of activities
research only academic, education
policy/planning envir. monitoring

Main sectors of research
fishes aquaculture, molluscs aquaculture

Current major projects
genetics, zootechny, physiology, ecology of production systems, immunology-pathology

Number of local permanent staff
scientists : 16 others : 17

Indoor surface area (m2) available for
research : 3900 teaching :
others :

Conference room
no yes (number of seats : 20 )

Research vessel(s)
less than 12 m in length; number of vessels :
more than 12 m in length; number of vessels :
Brief description of vessels and on board scientific equipment :

Other major research facilities and equipment
3000 m² of aquaculture facilities, 450 m² of laboratories, 450 m² of offices

Ecosystem types available nearby
Mediterranean sandy coast and brackish water lagoons

Areas of taxonomic expertise

Specimen collections
yes no
  Brief description :

Hosting facilities for visiting scientists
yes no

Training courses
yes no

Capacity and brief description of library
25 m² of shelving, national and international (>20) scientific journals, database networks

Type of research institution
governmental, national governmental, local
international academic
private other:


CIESM Guide of Marine Research Institutes