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POPs in the Fat Tissue of Seabirds from King George Island, Antarctica
Entry ID: ECA040

Abstract: This datset collected data for chlorinated pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in subcutaneous fat samples from Brown skuas, three species of penguins: Adelie (Pygoscelis adeliae); Chinstrap (Pygoscelis Antarctica); and Gentoo (Pygoscelis papua) and opportunistic samples of Antarctic tern (Sterna vittata) Snowy sheathbill (Chionis alba) and ... View entire text
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-01-01
Stop Date: 1998-12-30
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Taniguchi, S., Montone, R.C., Bícego, M.C., Imperatrice, Colabuono F., Weber R.R., Sericano JL 2009. Chlorinated pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the fat tissue of seabirds from King George Island, Antarctica. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 58 (1), 129-133.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-06-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05