Collection Details

Rotifers of Macquarie Island

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©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1982
Catalogue id
284D4
Caption
Habrotrocho constuctor? foot
Photographer
Everett, David (Dave)

Collection Details

Custodian
Herbert Dartnall
Collection Acronym
rotifers
Description
Thirty-nine species (31 Monogononta and 8 Bdelloidea) are described from Macquarie Island.Thirty-eight of these are new records for the island. Included in the data is the distribution of rotifers at Macquarie Island, in fresh water and Brackish and a comparative measurement of Keratella sancta from New Zealand, Iles Kerguelen and Macquarie Island.
Domain
Terrestrial
Taxa Groups
Rotifers,

List 2 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection complete
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Resource Code: - rotifers
Resource Name: - Rotifers of Macquarie Island
Keywords: - pH of water,Location, Rotifers Distribution: Present or Not found, Iles Kerguelen Macquarie Island New Zealand, Lorica Length, Lorica width, Length of spines
Basis of Record: - Specimen

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Linked to the following Bioregions

Subantarctic Island - Macquarie Island

Data Details

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Map

Polar projection map of the collection. (view full size) No map exists.
Spatial Coverage
54° 29' 41.3" S to 54° 46' 07.7" S | -54.4948° to -54.7688°
158° 48' 47.5" E to 158° 56' 28.7" E | 158.8132° to 158.9413°
Date Range of Collection
1-Jan-1990
Metadata
ASAC_116 - The Rotifers of Macquarie Island