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Genomic Indicators of Climate Chnage - Genetic and isotopic analysis of Adelie penguin tissue from relict colonies at Cape Bird and Cape Royds, Ross Island, Antarctica.
Entry ID: K016_2011_2013_NZ_1


Summary
Abstract: Our objectives are to identify the molecular basis by which Ad�lie penguins have responded to a -10�C increase in temperature since the last glacial maximum. We will sequence the genomes of a number of ancient Ad�lie penguins from the late Pleistocene. The hypothesis is that a series of molecular based physiological changes have enabled modern Ad�lie penguins to cope with warmer temperatures, in ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.53   S: -77.53   E: 166.41   W: 166.15
  N: -78.0   S: -78.0   E: 169.21   W: 163.33

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2011-12-12
Stop Date: 2012-01-07

Start Date: 2012-12-12
Stop Date: 2013-01-11
Quality All samples and data is stored at Griffith University, Australia. Please contact the investigator for any further information.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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: CAROLINE MACLAURIN
Phone: (03) 358 0200
Fax: (03) 358 0211
Email: c.maclaurin at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch 8140
Country: NZ
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 X 85186
Fax: +64 9 373 7417
Email: cd.millar at auckland.ac.nz
Contact Address:
University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
City: Auckland
Country: NZ
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-01-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-01


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