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A 1D physical–biological model of the impact of highly intermittent phytoplankton distributions

Sandip Mandal, Hikaru Homma, Anupam Priyadarshi, Hans Burchard, S. Lan Smith, Kai W. Wirtz and Hidekatsu Yamazaki.

in Journal of Plankton Research

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6794 words.

Highly intermittent spatial variability of phytoplankton is observed ubiquitously in marine ecosystems, especially when measurements are performed at the micro-scale level. Therefore,...

A 5-year study of seasonal patterns in mesozooplankton community structure in a sub-Arctic fjord reveals dominance of Microsetella norvegica (Crustacea, Copepoda)

Kristine Engel Arendt, Thomas Juul-Pedersen, John Mortensen, Martin Emil Blicher and Søren Rysgaard.

in Journal of Plankton Research

January 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6511 words.

The study presents data from a multi-year zooplankton sampling programme with year-round monthly sampling in a sub-Arctic fjord in Greenland (Godthåbsfjord). A total of 56 zooplankton...

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A 5-year study of the influence of the northeast and southwest monsoons on copepod assemblages in the boundary coastal waters between the East China Sea and the Taiwan Strait

Jiang-Shiou Hwang, Sami Souissi, LI-Chun Tseng, Laurent Seuront, François G. Schmitt, Lee-Shing Fang, Shao-Hung Peng, Cheng-Han WU, Shih-Hui Hsiao, Wen-Hung Twan, Tsui-Ping Wei, Ram Kumar, Tien-Hsi Fang, Qing-Chao Chen and C. Kim Wong.

in Journal of Plankton Research

October 2006; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 7246 words.

Danshuei River in the northwestern tip of Taiwan discharges into the boundary coastal waters between the East China Sea and the Taiwan Strait. We conducted a 5-year study between October...

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A 60-year ocean colour data set from the continuous plankton recorder

Dionysios E. Raitsos, Anthony Walne, Samantha J. Lavender, Priscilla Licandro, Philip C. Reid and Martin Edwards.

in Journal of Plankton Research

January 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 3797 words.

The phytoplankton colour index (PCI) of the Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) survey is an in situ measure of ocean colour, which is considered a proxy of the phytoplankton biomass. PCI...

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A 91-year record of seasonal and interannual variability of diatoms from laminated sediments in Saanich Inlet, British Columbia

Melissa R. McQuoid and Louis A. Hobson.

in Journal of Plankton Research

February 1997; p ublished online February 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Diatom seasonal succession and interannual variability were studied using laminated sediments from Saanich Inlet, British Columbia, for the years 1900–1991. Frozen sediment cores allowed...

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The abiotic environment

Charles R. C. Sheppard, Simon K. Davy, Graham M. Pilling and Nicholas A. J. Graham.

in The Biology of Coral Reefs

November 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 12480 words.

Coral reefs are largely restricted to shallow tropical seas, where water is warm, nutrient poor and well illuminated for photosynthesis and where sufficient calcium carbonate (aragonite)...

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The Abiotic Frame and Adaptations to Cope with Abiotic Constraints

Christer Brönmark and Lars-Anders Hansson.

in The Biology of Lakes and Ponds

October 2017; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 24735 words.

This chapter draws up the abiotic frame for organisms set by the physical and chemical properties of a specific ecosystem. The abiotic frame is a combination of several features, including...

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About preferential ingestion of organic matter by bivalves

J.-M. Defossez and J. Daguzan.

in Journal of Molluscan Studies

August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

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Abundance and biogeography of tintinnids (Ciliophora) and associated microzooplankton in the Southwestern Atlantic Ocean

in Journal of Plankton Research

July 1999; p ublished online July 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Absolute abundances of foraminifers, polycystine and phaeodarian radiolarians, tintinnids, pteropods and early crustacean larvae and moults were assessed in a collection of 57 vertically...

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Abundance and community composition of micronekton across a front off Southern California

Ana Ligia Lara-Lopez, Peter Davison and Julian Anthony Koslow.

in Journal of Plankton Research

September 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 9527 words.

Concurrent net and acoustic data were collected across a front off Southern California to assess its influence on the abundance, biomass and community composition of the micronekton. Higher...

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Abundance and distribution of nanoplankton in the epipelagic subtropical/tropical open Atlantic Ocean

G.-A. Paffenhöfer, M. Tzeng, R. Hristov, C. L. Smith and M. G. Mazzocchi.

in Journal of Plankton Research

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5836 words.

The objective of this research was to quantify the abundance and distribution of nanoplanktonic particles available to frequently occurring juvenile and adult planktonic copepods in the...

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Abundance and diversity of surface zooplankton in the Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea, Egypt

Magdy T. Khalil and Nasser S.Abd El-Rakman.

in Journal of Plankton Research

July 1997; p ublished online July 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Surface zooplankton were studied in Egyptian coastal waters of the Gulf of Aqaba, from bimonthly samples from July 1994 to May 1995. Species diversity, numerical abundance and dynamics were...

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Abundance and habitat associations of two Florida crayfishes, Procambarus paeninsulanus (Faxon, 1914) and P. fallax (Hagen, 1870) (Decapoda: Astacoidea), assessed with N-mixture modeling

Tiffani M Manteuffel-Ross, Eric Stolen and C Ross Hinkle.

in Journal of Crustacean Biology

May 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Invertebrates. 7592 words.

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The study of crayfishes in their native habitats is limited, even if crayfishes are economically and ecologically important. Such is the case in...

Abundance, biomass and community structure of epipelagic zooplankton in the Canada Basin

Imme Rutzen and Russell R Hopcroft.

in Journal of Plankton Research

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 7059 words.

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Changing environmental conditions such as decreasing sea ice cover impact Arctic zooplankton. In the Canada Basin, zooplankton surveys have seldom...

The abundance cycle and influence factors on red tide phenomena of Noctiluca scintillans (Dinophyceae) in Dapeng Bay, the South China Sea

C. Huang and Y. Qi.

in Journal of Plankton Research

March 1997; p ublished online March 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

The seasonal occurrence of Noctiluca scintillans and the causative mechanisms of red tide phenomena were investigated in the northwestern part of Dapeng Bay, the South China Sea, from March...

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Abundance, distribution and flow-cytometric characterization of picophytoprokaryote populations in central (17°S) and southern (20°S) shelf waters of the Great Barrier Reef

Nicholas D. Crosbie and Miles J. Furnas.

in Journal of Plankton Research

August 2001; p ublished online August 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 11284 words.

Synechococcus was more abundant and had a greater biomass than Prochlorococcus at most inshore and mid-shelf sites in the central (17°S) Great Barrier Reef (GBR), and at all shelf sites in...

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Abundance, frequency of dividing cells and growth rates of Synechococcus sp. (cyanobacteria) in the stratified Northwest Mediterranean Sea

Nona S.R. Agawin and Susana Agusti.

in Journal of Plankton Research

November 1997; p ublished online November 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

The abundance, frequency of dividing cells and growth rates of the planktonic cyano bacteria Synechococcus sp. during the summer of 1995 and 1996 were estimated in the Northwest...

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Abundance, morphology and distribution of planktonic virus-like particles in two high-mountain lakes

Sonia Pina, Andreu Creus, Nuria Gonzaález, Rosina Gironeés, Marisol Felip and Ruben Sommaruga.

in Journal of Plankton Research

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Direct counts of virus-like particles (VLP) by transmission electron microscopy revealed abundances of up to 3 × 107 ml−1 in the plankton of two remote high-mountain lakes in the Alps and...

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The abundance of mixotrophic algae drives the carbon isotope composition of the copepod Boeckella gracilipes in shallow Patagonian lakes

Carolina Trochine, Verónica Díaz Villanueva, Marcela Bastidas Navarro, Esteban Balseiro and Beatriz Modenutti.

in Journal of Plankton Research

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5771 words.

The importance of allochthonous versus authochthonous carbon in the diet of zooplankters has been discussed at length in the recent literature, the more so for lakes with dissolved organic...

Abundance, size distribution and bacterial colonization of transparent exopolymeric particles (TEP) during spring in the Kattegat

Xavier Mari and Thomas Kiørboe.

in Journal of Plankton Research

June 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

The abundance, size distribution and bacterial colonization of transparent exopolymeric particles (TEP) were monitored in the Kattegat (Denmark) at weekly intervals throughout the spring...

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