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Benthonic Annelida of Ross Sea
Entry ID: Benthonic_Annelida_of_Ross_Sea

Abstract: Taxonomical studies of smaller marine infaunal Annelida from benthos sediments
near Terra Nova Bay sampled during 1989 and 1989 summers.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -74.6   S: -74.8   E: 164.2   W: 164.0
Min Depth: -19.0M Max Depth: -126.0M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-01-24
Stop Date: 1989-01-30
Quality Marine samples from Terra Nova Bay, fixation, sorting in Italy in lab.
Morphological study.
Use Constraints None, but with acknowledgements
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita degli Studi di Roma 'Tor Vergata', Rome, Italy Supplemental Info
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Distribution Media: Paper
Rota A. & C. Erseus. 1996. Six new species of Grania (oligochaeta,
Enchytraeidea) from the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 8: 169-183.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-06-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05