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The temperature and desiccation tolerance limits of protozoa found in glacial melt waters and freshwater ponds or streams at Cape Bird
Entry ID: K028_1983_1984_NZ_1

Abstract: Protozoa found in the glacial melt waters and freshwater ponds or streams of Antarctica were investigated for their ability to tolerate freezing in their active stages. Sampling was conducted at Cape Bird in both the northern and middle colonies so as to include as wide a range of aquatic environments as possible ranging from glacial melt waters to warm eutrophic ponds. Analysis of samples found ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-12-30
Stop Date: 1984-01-27
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