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Seasonal Dynamics of Giant Agglutinated Foraminifera
Entry ID: NSF-ANT00-03639

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Abstract: A seasonal study of the dominant agglutinated foraminiferal assemblage in Explorers Cove, McMurdo Sound, Antarctica is the focus of this research. Studies have shown that the agglutinated foraminifera ('forams') at this locality consume a wide variety of prey, ranging from bacteria through a taxonomically diverse group of metazoans, including juvenile invertebrates. These studies have been ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #0838722
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -68.0   S: -78.0   E: -150.0   W: 160.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-06-01
Stop Date: 2004-08-31
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DIF Creation Date: 2012-12-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24