Collection Details

Marine fauna survey of the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Island, 1981-82

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©Frederique Olivier 2006
Catalogue id
IA11894
Photographer
Olivier, Frederique

Collection Details

Custodian
M.J. Tucker and H.R. Burton
Collection Acronym
TB
Description
This dataset is a description of the shallow coastal marine fauna found in the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Island area, Antarctica. The results are from various surveys in this region over a 12 month period in 1981-82, and a full listing of species (with photographs) is given in the documentation. It includes benthic, pelagic and planktonic organisms of the coast as well as those that inhabit the ice-water interface.
Domain
Marine
Taxa Groups
Arthropods, Crustacea, Other invertebrates,

List 170 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection complete
Acknowledgements
M.J. Tucker and H.R. Burton
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Resource Code: - marine_fauna_vestfold
Resource Name: - Marine fauna survey of the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Island, 1981-82
Keywords: - benthic,
Basis of Record: - Specimen

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Linked to the following Bioregions

Coastal Continental Antarctic - Prydz Bay Oases
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Vestfold Hills

Data Details

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Spatial Coverage
68° 21' 00.0" S to 68° 51' 34.6" S | -68.3500° to -68.8596°
77° 41' 02.4" E to 78° 33' 14.4" E | 77.6840° to 78.5540°
Date Range of Collection
None entered
Metadata
ASAC_2569_751 - Conservation and population status of albatrosses and giant petrels on Macquarie Island
AADC-00047 - Shallow Coastal Marine Fauna of the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Island Antarctica