Journal article

Low global sensitivity of metabolic rate to temperature in calcified marine invertebrates

Sue-Ann Watson, Simon A Morley, Amanda E Bates, Melody S Clark, Robert W Day, Miles Lamare, Stephanie M Martin, Paul C Southgate, Koh Siang Tan, Paul A Tyler, Lloyd S Peck

Oecologia | SPRINGER | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by TransAntarctic Association

Awarded by Natural Environment Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

S.-A. W. was funded by a NERC Ph.D. studentship to the University of Southampton and the British Antarctic Survey. Antarctic fieldwork was funded by a Collaborative Gearing Scheme Grant. We thank the Rothera Research Station dive, boating and support team for assisting with animal collections. Diving in Antarctica under UK jurisdiction is supported by the NERC National Centre for Scientific Diving, Oban. Arctic research was supported by the NERC research station at Ny Alesund and diving supported by the Alfred Wegener Institute dive team under Max Schwanitz. S. M. M. was self funded. C. H. Lai and K. D. Nguyen helped with collections in Singapore. Research in New Zealand was supported by TransAntarctic Association Grant TAA05/08. F. J., T. S., A. J. and L. Gibson, J. Mallinson and S. J. M. Hughes also assisted with collection. We thank Andrew Clarke and two anonymous reviewers for comments that significantly improved the manuscript.