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Collection of polychaetes from Cape Bird for taxonomic studies
Entry ID: K014_1971_1972_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: A range of polychaetes were collected for taxonomic studies. Colour notes and other observations were made on the live animals. A number of new records from the Ross Sea area were recorded as well as some species new to science.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1971-12-12
Stop Date: 1971-12-20
ISO Topic Category
Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the publication.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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
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Publications/References
Knox, G.A. The Antarctic polychaete fauna: its characteristics, distribution patterns and evolution. in: Adaptations within Antarctic ecosystems.Llano G.A. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institute. 1977. pp.1111-1128

Knox, G.A. And Lowry, J.K. 1977. A comparison between the benthos of the Southern Ocean and the north polar oceans with special reference to the amphipoda and the Polychaeta. In: Dunbar, M.J. (Ed.) Polar Oceans. SCOR/SCAR Polar Oceans Conference of North America, Montreal.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-17

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