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Illustrations for a book on the Invertebrates of Macquarie Island
Entry ID: ASAC_789

Abstract: The original aims of this project were:

To obtain publication standard line drawings of all stages of the thirty three species of Pterygote insect and spider which occur on Macquarie Island to illustrate the text of a comprehensive publication on the fauna which includes keys and biological information on each species.

The research that was carried out was:

Specimens of invertebrates which had ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.6   S: -54.7   E: 158.9   W: 158.8

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Greenslade, P.and Bergstrom, D.M.
Dataset Title: Illustrations for a book on the Invertebrates of Macquarie Island
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2007-01-10
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-09-30
Stop Date: 1995-03-31
Quality Values provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.

Not all figures from the referenced book are provided, only those drawn by Penny Greenslade, or drawn as part of ASAC project 789 by Karina McInnes. Some figures were compilations of illustrations collected from several sources. In those cases, any illustrations not created by P. Greenslade or Karina McInnes have been erased.
Access Constraints PDF copies of the illustrations and the book are available for download at the provided URLs.

However, the book is currently not publicly available.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 40 MB
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Phone: +61 3 5327 6205
Email: p.greenslade at
Contact Address:
Centre for Environmental Management
School of Science and Engineering
University of Ballarat
Mt Helen Campus, University Drive
City: Mt Helen
Province or State: Victoria
Postal Code: 3353
Country: Australia
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Greenslade, P. (2006), The Invertebrates of Macquarie Island., 344, Australian Antarctic Division, Kingston
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-10-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23