Collection Details

Southernmost nematode worm Scottnema lindsayae, East Antarctica

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Collection Details

Custodian
B.J. Adams
Collection Acronym
SVL-WORMS
Description
Samples of the southernmost recorded location of the nematode worm Scottnema lindsayae found at base of Beardmore Glacier at 83 deg south. This collection lists other sample sites of the worm within South Victoria Land
Domain
Terrestrial
Taxa Groups
Nematodes,

List 1 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection complete
Acknowledgements
Adams BJ, Wall DH, Gozel U, Dillman AR, Chaston JM and Hogg ID (2007) The southernmost worm Scottnema lindsayae (Nematoda): diversity, dispersal and ecological stability. Polar Biology 30:809-815
Linked to the following Bioregions

Continental Antarctic - Southern Transantarctic Mountains (A)
Continental Antarctic - Victoria Land South / Dry Valleys

Data Details

Data links
Search the 11 observations belonging to this collection.
Map

Polar projection map of the collection. (view full size) No map exists.
Spatial Coverage
77° 26' 11.0" S to 83° 48' 12.6" S | -77.4364° to -83.8035°
162° 42' 18.0" E to 172° 15' 23.4" E | 162.7050° to 172.2565°
Date Range of Collection
1-Jan-2004
Metadata
None are linked at present