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The importance of aerial transport in the distribution of microbes, the role of dried mats as reservoirs of viable propagules and the assessment of the habitat for the germination, growth and persistence of propagules
Entry ID: K082_1990_1992_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The potential importance of dried cyanobacterial mats as sources of propagules for local dissemination was studied at Bratina Island (McMurdo Ice Shelf), Lake Fryxell (Taylor Valley) and Cape Crozier (Ross Island). The McMurdo Ice Shelf is an area covered by pools, lakes, streams and rivers, many of which contain abundant growths of algae and cyanobacteria mats. Often the pools dry out when pond ... View entire text
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1.   N: -78.0   S: -78.0   E: 165.33   W: 165.33  
2.   N: -77.62   S: -77.62   E: 163.18   W: 163.18  
3.   N: -77.52   S: -77.52   E: 169.4   W: 169.4  


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-11-29
Stop Date: 1991-01-05

Start Date: 1992-01-02
Stop Date: 1992-01-28
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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 7802
Fax: +64 3 348 5548
Email: b.sorrell at niwa.co.nz
Contact Address:
NIWA
PO BOX 11-115
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Hawes, I. 1991. Airborne propagule sampling on the McMurdo Ice Shelf, 1990/91 - a comparison of samples. BIOTAS newsletter 6: 7-10
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-01-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-13

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