Investigations of the neurobiology of the lateral line sensory system and its use in feeding and behaviour in Antarctic fish
Entry ID: K012_1989_1992_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The anatomy, physiology and behaviour of Antarctic fishes and their use of the lateral line sensory system was investigated over three field seasons. Methodologies for comparing lateral line function with anatomy were investigated and a sensitivity measure and the form of the frequency response curve were used to measure response properties of the different lateral line end organs within the fish. ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.75   W: 166.75

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1989-10-28
Stop Date: 1990-02-28
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COMPLETE
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 9 423 9387
Email: ja.macdonald at xtra.co.nz
Contact Address:
Omiha Farm
City: Wellsford
Postal Code: 0972
Country: NEW ZEALAND
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Publications/References
Coombs, S. Janssen, J. Montgomery, J.C. Functional and evolutionary implications of peripheral diversity in lateral line systems. In: The evolutionary biology of hearing.Webster D.M. Fay R.R. Popper A.H. (eds) New York: Springer-Verlag. 1992. pp.267-294
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-01-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-09
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