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Diet and Feeding Ecology of Emperor Penguins
Entry ID: ASAC_419


Summary
Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 419
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From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers:


The population size and breeding success of Emperor Penguins (Aptenodytes forsteri) at the Auster and Taylor Glacier colonies were estimated during the 1988 breeding season. At Auster a total of 10963 ... View entire text
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Description: Public information for ASAC project 419
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.0   S: -67.5   E: 63.0   W: 61.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-05-01
Stop Date: 1989-01-13
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ISO Topic Category
Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.

See the referenced papers for further information.

This record has been updated by staff at the Australian Antarctic Data Centre (rather than the listed investigator), and therefore it's accuracy and quality cannot be guaranteed.
Access Constraints PDF copies of the referenced papers are available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
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Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference at the provided URL when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 4.9 MB
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3337
Fax: +61 3 6232 3349
Email: graham.robertson at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Publications/References
Robertson G. (1992) Population size and breeding success of emperor penguins Aptenodytes forsteri at Auster and Taylor Glacier colonies, Mawson coast, Antarctica. The Emu 92. 65-71

Robertson G., Newgrain K. (1992) Efficacy of the tritiated water and 22Na turnover methods in estimating food and energy intake by emperor penguins Aptenodytes forsteri . Physiological Zoology 65(5). ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-07-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27


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