Antarctic species list

Robin Leech releech at TELUSPLANET.NET
Wed Dec 13 17:51:46 CST 2000

Try the Bishop Museum in Honolulu.  Lin Gressitt, I think, published a list
at least of the insects and mites in one of his papers.
Robin Leech
----- Original Message -----
From: "José H. Leal" <jleal at SHELLMUSEUM.ORG>
Sent: Wednesday, December 13, 2000 10:03 AM
Subject: Re: Antarctic species list

At 02:39 PM 12/13/2000 -0200, you wrote:
>Is there any complete list of species, particularly of FOSSIL species of
>sorts of plants and animals which were collected in Antarctica?
>    best wishes,    thomas


A relatively up-to-date list of Recent mollusks from Antarctica (including
deep-sea stuff) is R. K. Dell's "Antarctic Mollusca", Bulletin of the Royal
Society of New Zealand 27, 1990, 311 pp. Specialists in fossil Antarctic
mollusks include Anton Oleinik (Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton,
Florida) and William J. Zinsmeister (Purdue University, West Lafayette,

Best regards,
José H. Leal, Ph.D., Director
The Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum

3075 Sanibel-Captiva Road
Sanibel, FL 33957 USA
fax (941)395-6706

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