Chaetognaths of the Southern Ocean
Entry ID: AADC-00019

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset is a document describing the Chaetognaths of the Southern Ocean. The synonymy, diagnostic characters, geographical and bathymetric distribution of each species is given together with an illustration of body, head and a seminal vesicle, and a distribution map.

The document is available for download as a pdf from the provided URL.

Related URL
Link: GET DATA
Description: Download point for the data - pdf document


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset


Geographic Coverage
 N: -50.0 S: -70.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hosie, G. and O'Sullivan, D.
Dataset Title: Chaetognaths of the Southern Ocean
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 1999-10-07
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1981-10-01
Stop Date: 1982-10-01


Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES >ARROW WORMS
BIOSPHERE >AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS >PELAGIC HABITAT    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >SPECIES/POPULATION INTERACTIONS >SPECIES LIFE HISTORY    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >SPECIES/POPULATION INTERACTIONS >POPULATION DYNAMICS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >COMMUNITY DYNAMICS >COMMUNITY STRUCTURE    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
OCEANS


Platform
SHIPS    [Information]
LABORATORY    [Information]


Instrument
TRAWL    [Information]


Quality
This dataset covers all known chaetognaths of the Southern Ocean and surrounding waters. This dataset is a review of data which has been collected on the chaetognaths of the Southern Ocean. A new key is also given which will allow more rapid, but still accurate, identification than previously published keys.

The information presented in temporal and spatial coverage is approximate only.


Access Constraints
The document is available for download as a pdf from the provided URL.


Use Constraints
This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=AADC-00019 when using these data.


Keywords
Chaetognaths
arrow worms


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
Australian Antarctic Division


Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia    [Information]
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: 7.5 MB
Distribution_Format: pdf
Fees: free


Personnel
GRAHAM HOSIE
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3364
Fax: +61 3 6232 3158
Email: graham.hosie at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


DAVID O'SULLIVAN
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


Publications/References
O'Sullivan D. (1982), A guide to the Chaetognaths of the Southern Ocean., ANARE Research Notes, 2

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-18

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