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Bacteria culturing from geothermal soil samples collected from the summits of Mt Erebus and Mt Melbourne
Entry ID: K023_1994_1995_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: Soil samples were collected from the summit of Mt Erebus and Mt Melbourne geothermal areas. Previous sampling of this area (1980) indicated the absence of bacteria which are common in other hot springs with similar pH and temperature profiles. The aim of this investigation was to confirm these findings and to determine the dominant bacteria at these sites. In addition, culturing of any novel ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -77.52   S: -77.52   E: 167.1   W: 167.1  
2.   N: -74.35   S: -74.35   E: 164.7   W: 164.7  


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-01-13
Stop Date: 1995-01-20
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
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: +64-7-838-4705
Fax: +64-7-838-4324
Email: h.morgan at waikato.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Waikato
Private Bag 3105
City: Hamilton
Country: New Zealand
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-05-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-05-11

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