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Plant biodiversity survey of the Granite Harbour, Darwin Glacier and Cape Crozier regions
Entry ID: K024_2006_2008_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: The distribution and identity of lichens, mosses and endolithic algae were examined at sites around Granite Harbour, the Darwin Glacier and Igloo Spur at Cape Crozier to extend sampling of the Ross Sea Region to assess levels of biodiversity and to provide information on the origin, evolutionary relationships and present day dispersal pathways of Antarctic moss and lichen taxa. Each area was ... View entire text
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Description: Australian Antarctic Division Herbarium

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -76.75   S: -77.25   E: 163.5   W: 161.5  
2.   N: -77.55   S: -77.55   E: 169.27   W: 169.27  
3.   N: -79.0   S: -80.5   E: 161.0   W: 155.0  


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-01-19
Stop Date: 2007-01-31
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Quality All data is held by the investigators. Please contact for more information. Collected samples will be held in either the Australian Antarctic Division Herbarium or in Madrid, Spain with Dr Leo Sancho.

The plant collections (~30,000 mosses, liverwort and lichens collected by Professor Rod Seppelt from Antarctica and sub-Antarctic Islands) are housed in the Australian Antarctic Division ... View entire text
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 4225
Fax: +64 7 838 4324
Email: greentga at waikato.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Waikato
PO Box 3105
City: Hamilton
Country: NEW ZEALAND
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-19

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