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Measurements of distribution, swimming and feeding behaviour, diet analysis and morphometric measurements of Paramoera walkeri - a common subtidal gammarid amphipod
Entry ID: K014_1971_1972_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: Paramoera walkeri is a common subtidal gammarid amphipod, occurring to depths slightly in excess of 15m. Work was completed over two seasons of sampling. In the first season, 4 samples were taken at fortnightly intervals, at depths of 3, 6 and 15m using an epibenthic sledge. Samples were counted to determine the comparative number of individuals at the various depths and to record variations over ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68
Min Depth: 3 Max Depth: 15

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1971-11-13
Stop Date: 1972-01-24
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ISO Topic Category
Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the publications and thesis, held in the School of Biological Science, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.
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 3 343 7855
Fax: +64 3 348 5548
Email: paul.sagar at niwa.co.nz
Contact Address:
NIWA
PO BOX 8602
City: Christchurch
Postal Code: 8602
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Sagar, P.M. Morphology and growth of the Antarctic amphipod, (Paramoera walkeri) (Stebbings, 1906). M.Sc., University of Canterbury : . 1976.

Sagar, P.M. Life cycle and growth of the Antarctic gammarid amphipod Paromoera wakei (Stebbing, 1906). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 10(3): 259-270, 1980.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-17

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