Biological data of Antarctic octopods collected during POLARSTERN cruises ANT-XXVIII/4, ANT-VII/4, PS82 and PS96


All information is related to the cruise POLARSTERN PS79 - ANTXXVIII-4 to the Antarctic Peninsula between March and April 2012. Additional samples of Megaleledone setebos came from POLARSTERN cruises ANTVII-4 (1989), PS 82 (2014) and PS 96 (2016).Animals were collected, identified and labelled by Dr. Christoph Noever during the 2012 cruise. In laboratory all animals were re-examined by Richard Schwarz.

Samples assigned to event "PS79/4-track" were collected over several sampling stations between 17. and 25.03.2012, therefore the exact date, lat and lon are unknown.

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Creator Schwarz, Richard ORCID logo; Hoving, Henk-Jan T ORCID logo; Noever, Christoph ORCID logo; Piatkowski, Uwe ORCID logo
Publisher PANGAEA
Publication Year 2019
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International;
OpenAccess true
Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 10500 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (-61.419W, -77.005S, -12.935E, -60.827N); Weddell Sea; Antarctic Peninsula; Scotia Sea
Temporal Coverage Begin 1989-02-20T09:48:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2016-01-29T17:30:01Z