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GPS tracking of known-age and sex king penguins from Crozet Archipelago (age data are available upon request from the senior author)

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Who created the resource:

Data Manager
Data Science Officer
Antarctic Biodiversity Portal

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Data Manager
Data Science Officer
Antarctic Biodiversity Portal

Who filled in the metadata:

Data Manager
Data Science Officer
Antarctic Biodiversity Portal

Who else was associated with the resource:

Céline Le Bohec
Data collector
Yvon Le Maho
Maryline Le Vaillant
Data collector
Yan Ropert-Coudert
Data manager
Claire Saraux
Data collector
Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [-71, 43], North East [-50, 52]
Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Species  Aptenodytes patagonicus (King penguin)
Temporal Coverage
Start Date / End Date 2007-12-16 / 2009-03-05
Bibliographic Citations
  1. Ropert-Coudert Y, Le Vaillant M, Le Bohec C, Le Maho Y (year accessed) GPS tracking of known-age king penguins from Crozet Archipelago. IPHC-DEPE-CNRS Internal Database, v. 1.0., May 2010
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