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Sea-ice nematodes (Monhysteroidea) collected from the bottom of first year sea-ice, Resolute Passage, Canadian High Arctic, during April/May 1992
Entry ID: ArcOD_2008I5

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Abstract: This data set (35 rows and 5 species: Theristus melnikovi, Cryonema tenue, Monhysterid sp. "alpha", Monhysterid sp. "beta", Monhysterid sp. "gamma") describes nematodes from the bottom section of first-year ice. The ice was sampled every 4 days during April/May 1992 at two adjacent sites of an ice field station in Resolute Passage. The species have been identified as members of the Monhysteroidea: ... View entire text

Purpose: Analysis of sea ice related nematode diversity.
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 74.69   S: 74.69   E: -94.74   W: -94.74

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Franz Riemann and Telesphore Sime-Ngando
Dataset Title: Sea-ice nematodes (Monhysteroidea) collected from the bottom of first year sea-ice, Resolute Passage, Canadian High Arctic, during April/May 1992
Dataset Series Name: Polar Biology
Dataset Release Date: 1997
Issue Identification: 18: 70-75
Data Presentation Form: document
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-04-28
Stop Date: 1992-05-22
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Quality ATTRIBUTE ACCURACY REPORT: The animals counts were done according to convention: sorting under a stereo microscope after preservations. Geographical positions taken from ship log before deploying the net. Spatial accuracy unknown. Ask authors for details.

LOGICAL CONSISTENCY REPORT: The same procedures were used at all sites and for all species; findings ... View entire text
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Use Constraints Although these data have been processed successfully on a computer system at the University of Alaska and ArcOD, no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the accuracy or utility of the data on any other system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data and aggregate use ... View entire text
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DIF Creation Date: 2008-01-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24