Collection Details

AAD Benthic Sampling Database

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Catalogue id
Collaborative East Antarctic Marine Census (CEAMARC) Voyage 3, Aurora Australis
Riddle, Martin

Collection Details

Kirrilly Moore
Collection Acronym
Benthic samples from HIPPIES, commercial bycatch in the Heard area, Prydz Bay data from AAMBER and the 1991, 1993 and 1997 voyages. Targeted benthos from Macquarie Island area Austral Leader in 2000.
Taxa Groups

List 491 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection ongoing
SoE programme
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Resource Code: - aad_benthic
Resource Name: - AAD Benthic Sampling Database
Keywords: - benthos, targeted trawls, by-catch
Basis of Record: - Specimen

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Linked to the following Bioregions

Subantarctic Island - Heard Island
Subantarctic Island - Macquarie Island

Data Details

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Spatial Coverage
65° 32' 22.9" S to 69° 00' 36.0" S | -65.5397° to -69.0100°
62° 32' 43.1" E to 108° 47' 25.8" E | 62.5453° to 108.7905°
Date Range of Collection
26-Jan-1986 to 7-Mar-1997
Data collected from the following voyage(s)
VoyageObservation countSearch
1985/86 V5 VOY005 (details) 13 search
1986/87 V7 AAMBER (details) 195 search
1991/92 V6 FISHOG (details) 193 search
1992/93 V7 KROCK (details) 1166 search
1996/97 V5 BRAD (details) 334 search
ASAC_1189_benthic_database - Impacts of trawling on benthic habitats in the subantarctic and high antarctic - Benthic Invertebrate Database