Journal article

Thermal dependency of burrowing in three species within the bivalve genus Laternula: a latitudinal comparison

Simon Anthony Morley, Koh Siang Tan, Robert W Day, Stephanie M Martin, Hans-O Poertner, Lloyd S Peck

Marine Biology | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2009

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Antarctic Funding Initiative

Awarded by A* Star proposal

Awarded by Natural Environment Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This research was funded by NERC core funding to the BAS Bioreach/Bioflame program, the Antarctic Funding Initiative (AFI2/34) and A* Star proposal (SERC project no. 0821010024). We thank the Biodiversity Centre and Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve (National Parks Board Singapore) and Zoology Department, University of Melbourne for facilitating this project. Antarctic scientific diving was supported by the NERC National Scientific Diving Facility. Pete Rothery provided expert statistical advice. The comments of Pete Convey and two anonymous reviewers improved this manuscript. All experiments comply with the current laws of the countries in which they were conducted.