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
Awarded by TransAntarctic Association
Awarded by Natural Environment Research Council
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.