The Breeding Biology and Distribution of Adélie Penguins: Adaptations to Environmental Variability

  1. Robin M. Ross,
  2. Eileen E. Hofmann and
  3. Langdon B. Quetin
  1. Wayne Z. Trivelpiece and
  2. William R. Fraser

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR070p0273

Foundations for Ecological Research West of the Antarctic Peninsula

Foundations for Ecological Research West of the Antarctic Peninsula

How to Cite

Trivelpiece, W. Z. and Fraser, W. R. (1996) The Breeding Biology and Distribution of Adélie Penguins: Adaptations to Environmental Variability, in Foundations for Ecological Research West of the Antarctic Peninsula (eds R. M. Ross, E. E. Hofmann and L. B. Quetin), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR070p0273

Author Information

  1. Polar Oceans Research Group, Department of Biology, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908915

Online ISBN: 9781118668283

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Keywords:

  • Ecology—Research—Antarctica—Antarctic Peninsula Region

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Seabird Research and the Lter Hypotheses

  • Physical Factors

  • Environmental Variabilityreproductive Effects

  • Environmental Variabilitypopulation Size and Distribution Effects

  • Biogeography of Penguin Populations