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- Qin, Xianyan, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Chinese journal of oceanology and limnology 2014 v.32 no.1 pp. 148-154
- adults; animal manures; breeding; penguins; phosphorus; seabirds; seawater; terrestrial ecosystems; Antarctica
- ... In Antarctica, the marine ecosystem is dynamically interrelated with the terrestrial ecosystem. An example of the link between these two ecosystems is the biogeochemical cycle of phosphorus. Biovectors, such as penguins, transport phosphorus from sea to land, play a key role in this cycle. In this paper, we selected three colonies of penguins, the most important seabirds in Antarctica, and compute ...