Studies on the population dynamics of Eurytemora sp. in the Bothnian Sea
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Published by Institute of Marine Research in [Lysekil, Sweden .
Written in English



  • Bothnia, Gulf of.


  • Eurytemora -- Bothnia, Gulf of.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesZooplankton of the Bothnian Sea.
Statementby Lars Hernroth.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 90/01787 (Q)
The Physical Object
Pagination9, [8] leaves :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2604106M
LC Control Number85162923

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  Eurytemora sp., biomass even small fluctuations in salinity may potentially have large influences on the population dynamics. Bergenius et al. () found that salinity and winter temperature explained much of the variation in vendace recruitment in the Bothnian Bay. In the Bothnian Sea, Cited by: 3.   Hernroth, L. Studies on the population dynamics ofEurytemora sp. in the Bothnian Sea. (Paper read at the meeting of the Baltic Marine Biologists at Gdynia, Poland, ) Hessle, C. & Vallin, S., Investigations of plankton and its fluctuations in the Baltic during the years –Cited by:   The spread of the invasive cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi has been well documented in southern areas of the Baltic Sea, however, little research on this invasive species (nor the zooplankton community) has focused on the Gulf of Bothnia (Bothnian Sea and Bay). We analysed data collected over a 12–13 year period at two main stations, one coastal and one offshore, to examine the Cited by: 1.   “The immediate cause of the increase of population is the excess of the births above deaths” When Thomas Malthus wrote his treatise on population growth in , he understood that the study of population dynamics is most simply the study of fundamental life history characteristics such as birth and death rates.

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