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The distribution and abundance patterns of meroplankton in the Ross Sea region
Entry ID: K018_2002_2008_NZ_1


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Summary
Abstract: The pelagic community of the Ross Sea consists of a permanent component (=holoplankton) and a temporary component which is primarily made up from the larval stages of benthic marine invertebrates and fish (= the meroplankton). The distribution and abundance pattern of the meroplankton in the Ross Sea was investigated. A combined morphological and molecular approach was used to identify the ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
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1.   N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.63   W: 166.63  
2.   N: -72.35   S: -72.35   E: 170.18   W: 170.18  
3.   N: -74.63   S: -74.63   E: 164.2   W: 164.2  
4.   N: -77.01   S: -77.01   E: 162.88   W: 162.88  
5.   N: -77.02   S: -77.02   E: 162.89   W: 162.89  
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Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-11-21
Stop Date: 2002-12-14
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Instrument
PLANKTON NETS Ancillary Description
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext. 83758
Fax: +64 9 373 7417
Email: m.sewell at auckland.ac.nz
Contact Address:
School of Biological Sciences,
University of Auckland,
Private Bag 92019
City: Auckland
Postal Code: 92019
Country: NEW ZEALAND
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-04



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