Search for dissertations about: "planktivory"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word planktivory.

  1. 1. Fingerprints of planktivory paleolimnological evidence of past fish community structure and dynamics

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Emma Åhlén; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; planktivory; foraging efficiency; cladoceran remains; Bosmina; planktivore community capacity; PCC; Ceriodaphnia; reserrection; zooekologi; Animal Ecology;

    Abstract : Planktivorous fish affect the species composition, size and morphology of their zooplankton prey by size selective predation. Remains of cladocerans are deposited in the lake sediments and this microfossil community hence reflects the historical changes in the planktivore fish community. READ MORE