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Thermophilic bacteria from the geothermally heated soils of the Mt Erebus summit: 1980-1981
Entry ID: K023_1980_1981_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: Geothermally heated soils were collected from the summit of Mt Erebus during the 1980-1981 field season and cultures were analysed for possible thermophilic species. A vist was also made to the McMurdo Dry Valleys and soils were collected from here also for bacterial analysis.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.52   S: -77.52   E: 167.1   W: 167.1

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1980-11-01
Stop Date: 1981-01-30
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
SOIL SAMPLER Ancillary Description
Quality Please contact the investigators for more information.
Ancillary Keywords
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
Phone: +64 7 838 4213
Fax: +64 7 838 4324
Email: r.daniel 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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Publications/References
Coolbear, T. Eames, C.W. Casey, Y. Daniel, R.M. Morgan, H.W. 1991 Screening of strains identified as extremely thermophilic bacilli for extracellular proteolytic activity and general properties of the proteinases from two of the strains. Journal of applied bacteriology 71(3): 252-264
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-07

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