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Antarctic Fish: Thermal Specialists or Adaptable Generalists?
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2008)
Antarctic fish from the suborder Notothenioidei inhabit what is perhaps the most thermally stable ocean environment on Earth. Evolutionary theory suggests that by specialising for this environment, Antarctic fish have ...
Effects of environmental stress on gene expression in mussels
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2012)
The biogeographic distribution of organisms is determined by physiological characteristics that enable a population to persist in a specific location. Global climate change effects are anticipated to increase the physiological ...