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Collaborative Research: Body Size, Oxygen, and Vulnerability to Climate Change in Antarctic Pycnogonida
Entry ID: USAP-1341476_1


Summary
Abstract: Beginning with the earliest expeditions to the poles, scientists have noted that many polar taxa grow to unusually large body sizes, a phenomenon now known as 'polar gigantism.' Although scientists have been interested in polar giants for many years, many questions still remain about the biology of this significant form of polar diversity. This award from the Antarctic Organisms and Ecosystems ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -78.0   S: -78.5   E: 167.0   W: 163.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2014-09-01
Stop Date: 2017-08-31
Instrument
NOT APPLICABLE
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.usap-dc.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA MANAGER
Email: info at usap-dc.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: morana at hawaii.edu
Contact Address:
University of Hawaii
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2018-12-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-14


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