Released by means of the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Antarctic study sequence, quantity 44.
This quantity comprises 3 diversified experiences at the fauna of the Antarctic seas. the 1st issues feeding choice of an echinoderm, the brittle big name Asterotoma Agassizii, accumulated at the continental shelf off South Georgia and alongside the Antarctic Peninsula among 1975 and 1983. abdominal contents published a vitamin along with, so as in their abundance, copepods, mysids, chaetognaths, and euphausiids, and likewise unidentified crustacean and natural is still, ostracodes, and amphipods. The presence of either herbiverous and predatory copepods within the nutrition recommended to the authors that carbon fastened in floor waters might be transferred to the benthos inside of a yr. the second one learn issues pelagic shrimps of the kinfolk Oplophoridae accumulated within the Pacific region commonly in the course of USNS Eltanin cruises among 1963 and 1966, the fabric comprised 5 genera with 10 species, together with new species. Keys are awarded for the popularity of oplophorid genera and species, and the styles of distribution of species are regarding significant hydrographic areas. The 3rd examine issues seabirds saw within the South Atlantic in the course of a cruise of the ARA Islas Orcadas to South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands in may well and June 1975 and vitamins the few files of fowl observations in that quarter made in the course of the past due austral autumn. The observations are awarded as an annotated record and in tables. a few correlation used to be saw among fowl distribution and floor water temperature, yet zonation styles weren't reported.