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The Chemical Ecology of Shallow-water Marine Macroalgae and Invertebrates on the Antarctic Peninsula - NSF-ANT08-38773
Entry ID: NSF-ANT08-38773


Summary
Abstract: The near shore environments of the western Antarctic Peninsula (WAP) harbor extremely high densities of mesograzers (small invertebrate predators approximately 1-25 mm in length) such as benthic amphipods, as well as rich assemblages of macroalgae, endophytes, and macroinvertebrates. Unlike temperate and tropical shallow marine environments, where fish and sea urchins are key grazers structuring ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #0838773
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.0   S: -70.0   E: -53.0   W: -79.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-09-01
Stop Date: 2013-08-31
Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.usap-dc.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ROBERT A. ARKO
Email: info at usap-data.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
University of Alabama at Birmingham
City: Birmingham
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 35294
Country: US
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-10-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12


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