Energy requirements and daily food consumption of crabeater seals in the Antarctic winter pack-ice
Entry ID: ASAC_1090

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Summary
Abstract: Although the most abundant of all mammalian predators in the Antarctic marine ecosystem, crabeater seals are also one of the least understood. The most fundamental question of all - how many are there? - is the focus of an extensive international collaborative program (the Antarctic Pack-ice Seal Program, or APIS). This study supplements APIS by providing additional data on the diving behaviour ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -64.0   S: -66.0   E: 150.0   W: 130.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: McMahon, C. and Hindell, H.
Dataset Title: Energy requirements and daily food consumption of crabeater seals in the Antarctic winter pack-ice
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-07-01
Stop Date: 1999-08-31
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints A PDF copy of the referenced paper is available from the provided URL to AAD staff only..
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=ASAC_1090 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: 1683 kb
Distribution Format: PDF
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: c.r.mcmahon at swansea.ac.uk
Contact Address:
University of Wales Swansea
Singleton Park
City: Swansea
Province or State: Wales
Postal Code: SA2 8PP
Country: United Kingdom
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Publications/References
McMahon, C.R., Hindell, M.A., Dorr, T. and Massom, R.A. (2002), Winter distribution and abundance of crabeater seals off George V Land., Antarctic Science, 14, 128-133
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-12-12
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