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The structure and environmental physiology of Antarctic cyanobacterial mats in the McMurdo Ice Shelf ecosystem
Entry ID: K081_1989_1990_NZ_1

Abstract: A detailed understanding of how cyanobacterial mats in the ponds of the McMurdo Ice Shelf are structured and how they derive their carbon, nitrogen and energy supply was investigated with a broad range of analytical techniques. The light capturing and UV screening properties of the mats were revealed using in situ spectro-radiometery, and by subsequent extraction, analysis and characterisation of ... View entire text
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  N: -78.0   S: -78.0   E: 165.33   W: 165.33

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Start Date: 1990-01-04
Stop Date: 1990-01-29
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