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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
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  N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.75   W: 166.75

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Start Date: 1988-10-31
Stop Date: 1988-12-09
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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.
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-01-08
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