Search Help
Did you find what you were looking for? Yes No
Measurements of the viscosity of blood and plasmas at various temperatures and shear rates in Antarctic notothenioids, zoarcids, channichthyids and a New Zealand notothenioid
Entry ID: K012_1988_1989_NZ_1

Abstract: The viscosity of blood and plasma was measured from the Antarctic notothenioids Pagothenia borchgrevinki, Trematomus bernacchii, T. centronotus and Dissostichus mawsoni, from the Antarctic zoarcid Rhigophila dearborni and from the New Zealand notothenioid Paranotothenia angustata. Viscosity was measured over a range of temperatures from -2°C to +15°C and a shear rate from 450/s down to 2.3/s. ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.75   W: 166.75

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-10-31
Stop Date: 1988-12-09
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: +64 9 423 9387
Email: ja.macdonald at
Contact Address:
Omiha Farm
City: Wellsford
Postal Code: 0972
View entire list
Rickenbach, A.F. 1990. A comparison of blood viscosity between several Antarctic teleosts and a warm temperate teleost. MSc thesis, University of Auckland, New Zealand.
View entire list
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-01-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

Link to Web Site