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Phytoplankton samples - 2005/06 V3 BROKE-West

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Andrew Davidson
Collection Acronym
The BROKE-West survey was conducted from 30 degrees E and 80 degrees E between January and March 2006. It consisted of 1 east-west transect at the northernmost limit of the survey between 60 degrees S and 62 degrees S between the 10 and 19 of January, followed by 11 meridional transects separated by 5 degrees of longitude and extending from approximately 62 degrees S to the Antarctic continental shelf between the 19 January and 3 March. This dataset details research undertaken to determine the identity, composition and abundance of protists in the survey area.
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Data collection complete
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Resource Code: - phyto_broke_west
Resource Name: - Phytoplankton samples - 2005/06 V3 BROKE-West
Keywords: - protists, autotrophs
Basis of Record: - Specimen

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Spatial Coverage
59° 47' 51.7" S to 69° 04' 42.6" S | -59.7977° to -69.0785°
29° 59' 54.6" E to 79° 59' 58.9" E | 29.9985° to 79.9997°
Date Range of Collection
24-Jan to 26-Feb-2006
Data collected from the following voyage(s)
VoyageObservation countSearch
2005/06 V3 BROKE-West (details) 1386 search
BROKE-West_ASAC_40_AA0506V3 - The role of Antarctic marine protists in trophodynamics and global change and the impact of UV-B on these organisms - Voyage 3, BROKE-West, Aurora Australis 2005/2006 samples
BROKE-West_Protists - Identity, composition and abundance of protists on the BROKE-West voyage