Collection Details

Whale Observations from the British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) voyages 1929-30 and 1930-31

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©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1929
Catalogue id
10166B3
Caption
Near Proclamation Island
Photographer
Douglas, Eric

Collection Details

Custodian
T. H. Johnston
Description
Observations of whales collated from the logs of the two British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) voyages 19-Oct-1929 to 1-April-1930 and 22-Nov-1930 to 19-Mar-1931. Covers six whale species - Blue, Fin, Sei, Minke, Orca and Humpback. Any whale observations which were not identified at the species level have been excluded from this collection.
Domain
Marine
Taxa Groups
Whales,

List 8 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection complete
Acknowledgements
Johnston TH. (2000) Whale and Seal Observations 1929-31 and 1930-31 Pp 30-65. in Shaughnessy, P.D. (ed.) 2000 Antarctic seals, whales and dolphins of the early twentieth century: Marine mammals of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14 (AAE) and the British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition 1929-31 (BANZARE), ANARE Reports 142, 172pp. See Metadata record http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=AMD/AU/ASAC_140.
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Resource Code: - banzare_whales
Resource Name: - Whale Observations from the British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) voyages 1929-30 and 1930-31
Keywords: - whales, BANZARE
Basis of Record: - Observation

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Data Details

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Map

Polar projection map of the collection. (view full size) No map exists.
Spatial Coverage
36° 56' 49.2" S to 66° 58' 58.8" S | -36.9470° to -66.9830°
19° 40' 08.4" E to 177° 00' 07.2" E | 19.6690° to 177.0020°
Date Range of Collection
21-Oct-1929 to 10-Mar-1931
Data collected from the following voyage(s)
VoyageObservation countSearch
1929/30 1st voyage BANZARE (details) 82 search
1930/31 2rd voyage BANZARE (details) 62 search
Metadata
ASAC_140 - Marine Mammal Report of the AAE and BANZARE