Collection Details

Exotic terrestrial flatworms, Macquarie Island

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Collection Details

Custodian
Penny Greenslade
Collection Acronym
mi-worms
Description
Distribution data from 1997 and 2004 surveys of two invasive flatworms, Kontikia andersoni and Arthurdendyus vegrandis.
Domain
Terrestrial
Taxa Groups
Worms,

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Collection Status
Data collection complete
Acknowledgements
Invasion of two exotic terrestrial flatworms to subantarctic Macquarie Island Penelope Greenslade, Mark I. Stevens and Robert Edwards (2007) Polar Biology 30:961-967
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Resource Code: - mi-worms
Resource Name: - Exotic terrestrial flatworms, Macquarie Island
Keywords: - invasive species, distribution, quarantine, earthworms, predators
Basis of Record: - Specimen

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Subantarctic Island - Macquarie Island

Data Details

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Spatial Coverage
54° 38' 12.8" S to 54° 43' 12.0" S | -54.6369° to -54.7200°
158° 50' 11.4" E to 158° 53' 20.8" E | 158.8365° to 158.8891°
Date Range of Collection
1-Feb-2004
Metadata
ASAC_2397 - Introduced invasive terrestrial invertebrates on Macquarie Island: studies on ecology, origins and control