Collection Details

Electron Micrographs - Marine

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©Quilty, Patrick 1998
Catalogue id
Neogloboquadina pachyderma, Foraminifera modern
Quilty, Patrick Gerard (Pat)

Collection Details

Gerry Nash
Collection Acronym
A catalogue of electron microscopy images mostly of biological origin and used in identifying new species of marine and terrestrial organisms. These organisms are extremely important in the Antarctic food web and many of them have microscopic characteristics which show how successfully they have adapted to their extreme environment.
Taxa Groups
Crustacea, Diatoms, Fish, Microbiota, Seals,

List 217 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection ongoing
DiGIR Details

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Resource Code: - em_marine
Resource Name: - Electron Micrograph Database - Marine
Keywords: - electron microscope, protists
Basis of Record: - Specimen

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Linked to the following Bioregions

Coastal Continental Antarctic - Mawson Coast
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Vestfold Hills
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Victoria Land North / Cape Hallet
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Windmill Islands
Continental Antarctic - Prince Charles Mountains
Subantarctic Island - Heard Island
Subantarctic Island - Macquarie Island

Data Details

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Spatial Coverage
42° 05' 29.0" S to 76° 09' 35.3" S | -42.0914° to -76.1598°
165° 00' 00.0" W to 168° 20' 21.8" E | -165.0000° to 168.3394°
Date Range of Collection
18-Nov-1995 to 27-Feb-2006
Data collected from the following voyage(s)
VoyageObservation countSearch
1980/81 V5 FIBEX (details) 188 search
1995/96 V3 (details) 172 search
1995/96 V4 BROKE (details) 27 search
1997/98 V6 SNARK (details) 39 search
1997/98 V7 PICCIES (details) 101 search
1998/99 V6 STAY (details) 3 search
1999/2000 V1 IDIOTS (details) 20 search
2002/03 R4 (details) 20 search
2003/04 R0 (details) 28 search
2003/04 R3=R4 (details) 16 search
2004/05 R2 (details) 15 search
2004/05 R4 (details) 28 search
2005/06 V3 BROKE-West (details) 509 search
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