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The rotifers of Heard Island: Preliminary survey, with notes on other freshwater groups
Dartnall, HJG (1995) The rotifers of Heard Island: Preliminary survey, with notes on other freshwater groups. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, 129. pp. 7-15. ISSN 0080-4703
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Twenty rotifers (three Bdelloidea and 17 Monogononta, including new species of Encentrum and Notholca),a platyhelminth, two nematodes, two tardigrades, one cnchytraeid worm, four c1adoccrans, two copcpods and three species of mites were recovered from five small pools on Heard Island. The results indicate that the Heard Island fauna is closer to that of Signy Island and Macquarie Island than to that of the much nearer Kerguelen archipelago.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 7-15|
|Additional Information:||Copyright Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Date Deposited:||22 May 2012 22:59|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:34|
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