Glacial animals in Canadian Arctic

Unfortunatelly, I could not find any animals on glaciers in Canadian Arctic. However, tardiglardes and rotifers have been reported on glaciers in arctic region.

See Field pictures and Snow algae in Canadian Arctic


  • Takeuchi, N., Kohshima, S., Goto-Azuma, K., and Korner, R. M. (2001): Biological characteristics of dark colored material (cryoconite) on Canadian_Arctic glaciers (Devon and Penny ice cap), Proceeding of the Memoirs of National Institute of Polar Research, Special Issue, 54, 495-505. [Abstract]

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