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Hydroids of the BANZARE Antarctic expeditions 1929 - 1931
Entry ID: ASAC_2377

Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2377
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The scientifically and historically important collection of marine hydroids from Sir Douglas Mawson's Antarctic BANZARE Expeditions 1929-1931 has never been studied. In view of the increasing scientific and economic interest in Antarctic seas study of these ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -65.1   S: -67.76   E: 142.6   W: 49.6
Min Depth: 4 M Max Depth: 603 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Watson, J.
Dataset Title: Hydroids of the BANZARE Antarctic expeditions 1929 - 1931
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1929-01-01
Stop Date: 1931-12-31
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TRAWL Ancillary Description
Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints A copy of the referenced paper is available for download from the provided URL to AAD staff only.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 10 MB
Distribution Format: PDF
Fees: Free
Phone: +61 3 8341 7640
Email: jewatson at
Contact Address:
PO Box 666E
Museum of Victoria
City: Melbourne
Province or State: Victoria
Postal Code: 3001
Country: Australia
Watson J.E. (2008), Hydroids of the BANZARE expeditions, 1929 - 1391: the family Haleciidae (Hydroza, Leptothecata) from the Australian Antarctic Territory, Memoirs of Museum Victoria, 65, 165-178
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-05-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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