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1. Fossil plants collected from Triassic-Jurassic Rocks, Carapace Nunatak, Allan Hills Area Southern Victoria Land [Taylor_PLR1142495c]
Fossil plants of Late Triassic and Early Jurassic age collected from the Allan Hills and Carapace Nunatak, southern Victoria Land. Fossils from Carapace include fossil conifers, some anatomically ...

2. Fossil plants collected from Triassic-Jurassic rocks, Carapace Nunatak, Allan Hills area, southern Victoria Land [Taylor_ANT1142495_PLR1142495]
Fossil plants of Late Triassic and Early Jurassic age collected from the Allan Hills and Carapace Nunatak, southern Victoria Land. Fossils from Carapace include fossil conifers, some anatomically ...

3. Stratigraphy of the Pliocene Sorsdal Formation, Marine Plain, Vestfold Hills, East Antarctica [marine_plain_grain_size]
The data are grain size analyses conducted by Geoscience Australia of samples collected during drilling the sections at Marine Plain. The results are summarised in the Antarctic science paper on ...

4. Fossil Plants from the head of the Shackleton Glacier, 2003 [Shackleton_Glacier_area_paleobotany]   PARENT METADATA
Collection of Late Triassic fossil plants from unnamed hill SE of Schroeder Hill, at the head of the Shackleton Glacier. Collection consists of ~160 specimens of compressed fossil plants. Collected ...

5. Collaborative Research: Antarctic Ecosystems across the Permian-Triassic Boundary: Integrating Paleobotany, Sedimentology, and Paleoecology [PLR_0943934]
Permian and Triassic fossil plants collected from the Beardmore Glacier area, central Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica. These include permineralized peat, permineralized and petrified wood, and ...

6. Collaborative Research: Reconstructing the High Latitude Permian-Triassic: Life, Landscapes, and Climate Recorded in the Allan Hills, South Victoria Land, Antarctica [NSF-ANT05-51163]
This project studies fossils from two to three hundred million year old rocks in the Allan Hills area of Antarctica. Similar deposits from lower latitudes have been used to develop a model of Permo-Triassic ...

7. Collaborative Research: Response of Carbon Accumulation in Moss Peatbanks to Past Warm Climates in the Antarctic Peninsula [USAP-1246190]
Intellectual Merit: This research will investigate how Antarctic peat banks have responded to documented past warm climates on the Western Antarctic Peninsula over the last 1000 years. The work will ...

8. Continued Research on the Jurassic Vertebrate Fauna from the Beardmore Glacier Region of Antarctica [USAP-1246379]
This proposal requests support for research on Early Jurassic vertebrate fauna of the Beardmore Glacier region of Antarctica. The project will support preparation and systematic and paleobiological ...

9. Preparation of Vertebrate Fossils from the Triassic of Antarctica [NSF-ANT11-46399]
The PI requests support for preparation of a large collection of vertebrate fossils recently recovered from the Central Transantarctic Mountains (CTAM) of Antarctica. These fossils will be used to ...

10. Trilobites of the Middle Cambrian Nelson Limestone [MID_C_NELSON_LS_TRILOBITES]
Trilobites and other associated fauna from the Middle Cambrian Nelson Limestone including locality information and biostratigraphic data.

11. Late Paleozoic-Mesozoic fauna, environment, climate, Beardmore Glacier area [miller_0126146]
The 4 km thick sequence of sedimentary rocks in the Beardmore Glacier area records 90 million years of Permian through Jurassic history of this high-paleolatitude sector of Gondwana. It accumulated ...

12. Permian and Triassic strata in the Beardmore Glacier Region [Permian_Triassic_Beardmore]
Data set consist of stratigraphic, sedimentologic, and paleontologic data from Permian and Triassic strata of the Pagoda, Buckley and Fremouw Formations in the Beardmore Glacier region ...

13. BAS Geological Data - Overview [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00048]   CHILD METADATA
The British Antarctic Survey holds one of the most extensive collections of Antarctic rocks and fossils anywhere in the world. These are predominately from the Antarctic Peninsula region and Scotia ...

14. BAS Geological Data - Type and Figured Fossil Collection [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00154]   PARENT METADATA
The palaeontology collection at the British Antarctic Survey is a unique and internationally important collection of specimens sourced predominantly from the Antarctic Peninsula and Scotia Arc. The ...

15. Ammonite Locations on Seymour Island [UCR_PMS_AMMONITE_01]
Location records for fossil ammonite and belemnite finds in the Maastrichtian Lopez de Bertodano Formation, Seymour Island, Antractica, collected by William Zinsmeister. These data are part of the ...

16. Campanian-Maastrichtian Ammonite Range Charts [UCR_PMS_AMMONITE_02]
Summary of published range charts for Campanian and Maastrichtian ammonites from Seymour Island, Antarctica, and world-wide. The relational database is managed by the CONMAN9 software ...

17. Pacific Rim Biodiversity Catalog; U. of Cal. Berkeley [LIFE_BIOLOGY_UCAL_BIODIVERSITY1]
The Pacific Rim Biodiversity Catalog The University of California Berkeley Museum of Paleontology, with the support of the Pacific Rim Research Program, are in the process of compiling a database ...

18. The Paleobiology Database [PALEOBIOLOGY_DB]
The Paleobiology Database is a public resource for the scientific community. It has been organized and operated by a multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional, international group of paleobiological ...

19. Antarctic Rock and Paleontology Collection [0126095]
Collection of Antarctic rocks, paleobotanical specimens, and vertebrate fossils.

20. Cretaceous Vertebrate Fossils from the Antarctic Peninsula [VertPaleo]
This data set includes collections of vertebrate fossils, replicas, and their contextual data. Included within the data set are chondricthyans, teleosts, reptiles, and avian remains. ...

21. Faunal Turnover and Evolution in Response to Climate Change in Mollusks of the Eocene La Meseta Formation, Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula [La_Meseta_Mollusks]
This data set includes numerical collection abundance, morphometrics, and observations of naticid shell-drilling predation in mollusks recovered from the Eocene La Meseta Formation, ...

22. Sedimentological and palaentological examination of the Devonian Horlick formation in the Ohio Range of the Horlick Mountains [K026_1979_1980_NZ_1]
15 sections of the Horlick formation were measured in detail along the Ohio escarpment from Discovery Ridge to Lackey Ridge. The Ohio Range contains the only well exposed record of unequivocally marine ...

23. The Devonian trace fossils of the Taylor Group in the Darwin Glacier area [K026_1988_1989_NZ_1]
The principle aim of this expedition was to extend the knowledge of Devonian trace fossils in the Taylor Group in the Darwin Glacier area, to relate them to earlier published research in the Dry Valley ...

24. The collection of fossils, qualitative microbial studies and nitrogen fixation rates of the soils from several sites in the Ross Sea region [K052_1980_1981_NZ_1]
Preliminary qualitative microbiological studies were conducted at several sites in the Ross Sea Region including Cape Bird, Taylor Valley, Wright Valley and Shapeless Mountain and Mistake Peak on ...

25. Trace fossils and their relationship to the sediment in the Beacon supergroup [K026_1976_1977_NZ_1]
The trace fossils in Devonian age sediments of the Lower Beacon supergroup were observed and measured to determine their relationship to sediment. Although they are not age diagnostic, the trace fossils ...

26. Tropical Climates At The Last Glacial Maximum [LGM_TROPICAL]
The LGM Tropical Terrestrial Data Synthesis (Farrera et al., 1999) contains quantitative reconstructions of mean temperature of the coldest month (MTCO) and mean annual ground temperature ...

27. Biostratigraphic collections of Devonian fish fossils from Middle Devonian Aztec Siltstone at the top of the Taylor Group (Beacon Supergroup) and sediment studies for a basin analysis [K026_1991_1992_NZ_1]
Using toboggans and sledges, the party travelled 700 kilometres from the Darwin Glacier northwards to the Lashly Mountains to study Taylor Group sedimentary rocks (Beacon Supergroup). The principle ...

28. Digital Geology Database QMAP [GNS_QMAP]
The quarter million mapping (QMAP) programme is the national 1:250 000 digital geological mapping project. It is upgrading the national digital coverage of New Zealand's geology. The database is being ...

29. Examination of fossilized biota, especially barnacles, of the Scallop Hill Formation and Taylor Formation groups to reconstruct the palaeoenvironment [K241_1985_1986_NZ_1]
Barnacles are useful in palaeobathymetry and in palaeotemperature studies. However, barnacle plates are elusive in the field, and when fractured may be overlooked by the field geologist. The palaeoecology ...

30. Examination of recent marine deposits and local geology at Cape Barne, Cape Bird and Cape Crozier, Ross Island, Antarctica [K042_1969_1970_NZ_1]
Recent marine deposits were discovered at Cape Barne, Ross Island. A number of well preserved shell layers exposed beside the frozen lakes being Cape Barne, at 30m asl were investigated. Upon examination ...

31. Examination of the Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges [K042_1968_1969_NZ_1]
The Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges was investigated in two phases. The first phase involved visits to ranges and nunataks around the Skelton Neve ...

32. Examination of the Buckeye Tillite formation, the trace fossils within the Devonian Horlick formation and the Permian Coal Measure in the Ohio Range of the Horlick Mountains [K026_1983_1984_NZ_1]
A second season of field work was undertaken in the Ohio Range of the Horlick Mountains as a three fold geological study to complete the stratigraphy of the area. This included an analysis of the ...

33. Geological examination, stratigraphic sections, mapping and sample collection of Beacon and Ferrar rocks and fossils in the area between the Skelton Neve and the Mackay Glacier [K042_1971_1972_NZ_3]
Beacon and Ferrar rocks were studied just west of the Dry Valleys, between the Skelton Neve and the Mackay Glacier area. Detailed stratigraphic sections were measured with staff and level at Mistake ...

34. Geological investigation into the mode of origin of the Wright and Taylor Valleys [K042_1969_1970_NZ_2]
The Labyrinth area in the Wright Valley is an unusual area of very steep gullies with flat treads between, which form a box canyon type topography. The mode of origin of the area is a controversial ...

35. Geological investigation of the depositional setting of Beacon rocks in south Victoria Land including the Darwin Mountains, Cook Mountains, Britannia Range and the Convoy Range in Allan Hills [K042_1988_1989_NZ_2]
Devonian strata from south Victoria Land has been variously interpreted as marine and non-marine due to the presence of trace fossils that have previously been considered to indicate marine environments ...

36. Geological investigations and collection of fossil specimens from the Sledgers Glacier-Mariner Glacier region to determine the geological history and environment of deposition of the region [K003_1974_1982_NZ_1]
The eastern part of the Bower Group in the Mariner Glacier area and the central western part of the Bowers Group in the Black Glacier-Sledger Glacier area were visited and examined to search for fossils ...

37. Investigation of petrified logs, palaeobotanical materical and tree growth rings from Allan Hills for intrepretation of the palaeoclimate of the area [K042_1997_1998_NZ_1]
Allan Hills is known for its record of climate preserved in petrified logs 260 million years old in the Wellar coal measure. A study of the logs is part of a wider study on ancient forests in Jurassic ...

38. Investigations of the moraines and raised marine deposits and fossils at Black Island and Brown Peninsula, McMurdo Sound [K042_1964_1965_NZ_1]
In the 1963-64 field season, a helicopter reconnaissance was conducted at White Island, Black Island and Brown Peninsula. The reconnaissance showed that there was scope for a comprehensive survey ...

39. Collaborative Research: Late Cretaceous-Paleogene Vertebrates from Antarctica: Implications for Paleobiogeography, Paleoenvironment, and Extinction in Polar Gondwana [USAP-1142129]
One of the great unknowns in the history of life is the part that Antarctica played in the evolution and paleobiogeography of vertebrates during the key time interval that spans the end of the Mesozoic ...

40. SGER: Morphological Study of a Key Avian Fossil from Antarctica: New Data from X-Ray Computed Tomography and Histology [OPP0408308]
First definitive fossil evidence for part of the extant avian radiation in the Cretaceous A longstanding controversy surrounds whether living bird lineages emerged after the ...

41. Fossil specimens of Northern Victoria Land, 2012-2013 season [KPDC_NVLR_2012_JW_02]
This entry is for the fossil specimens of Northern Victoria Land (NVL), Antarctica collected in 2012-13 austral summer season. The collection includes trilobites and brachipods of the Lower Paleozoic ...

42. Rock samples of Prince Albert Mountains, Antarctica, 2011-12 season [KPDC_NVLR_2011_JW_01]
This entry is for the rock samples of Prince Albert Mountains, Antarctica collected in 2011-12 austral summer season. The collection includes volcanic rocks (basalt, dolerite, hyaloclasite, and tuff) ...

43. FAUNMAP- An Electronic Database Documenting Late Quaternary Distributions of Mammal Species [Faunmap]
FAUNMAP is an electronic database documenting the late Quaternary distribution of mammal species in the United States. It has been developed at the Illinois State Museum (ISM) with support from the ...

44. Florida Museum of Natural History : Collection Databases [FLMNH_collect]
The Florida Museum holds more than 20 million objects (or specimens) and maintains active collections in Anthropology (human culture), Archaeology (material culture), Botany (plants), Ecology, Herpetology ...

45. Fossil Shell and Tooth Stable Isotope Data [GEOLOGY_2001008]
[Adapted from "About the GSA Data Repository", "http://www.geosociety.org/pubs/drpint.htm#aboutdrp"] The above data set may be dowloaded from the Geological Society of America (GSA) Data Repository, ...

46. Antarctic ice sheet history and stability: baseline palaeoclimate research on the Pagodroma Group, Prince Charles Mountains. [ASAC_1220]
Detailed sedimentary information and palaeontological samples were collected from Battye Glacier Formation, of the Pagodroma Group in the Prince Charles Mountains, an area where little information ...

47. Basin Analysis of the Permo-Triassic Amery Group, Northern Prince Charles Mountains [ASAC_1]
From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: Megafloral remains recovered from the Jetty Member and the upper part of the Flagstone Bench Formation, Amery Group include Dicroidium and Pagiophyllum. ...

48. Palaeogene Bioistratigraphy, Heard Island [ASAC_411]
From the abstract of one of the referenced papers: Recent discoveries in the Vestfold Hills, in the Larsemann Hills and near the South Pole, of fossil vertebrates, microfossils and wood in Pliocene ...

49. Palaeontology and Palaeoenvironment of the Marine Plain area (Vestfold Hills) in the Pliocene [ASAC_884]
This project is very closely related to ASAC project 666 (ASAC_666). See that project for more details. A copy of the masters thesis arising from the project is attached to the record. Physical ...

50. Reconstructing the foraging ecology and molecular evolution of sub-Antarctic penguins: A pilot study [AAS_3203]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 3203 See the link below for public details on this project. Public Summary High-order predators rely on the productivity of the Southern Ocean marine ...

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