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Estimation of food limitation in Daphnia Pulex from Boulder Basin, Lake Mead

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Title Estimation of food limitation in Daphnia Pulex from Boulder Basin, Lake Mead
Creator Bartanen, Thomas Mark
Description In February, 1982 I began a year-long study to determine if growth and reproduction in Daphnia Pulex were limited by the amount of food available in Boulder Basin, Lake Mead. To determine this, I made monthly collections of Daphnia Pulex and natural lake seston from an already established station in Boulder Basin. I cultured the Daphnia Pulex under simulated field conditions in a flow-through feeding apparatus using four different food regimes; 1-natural lake seston filtered through 80 um...
Date 1987-08-01T07:00:00Z
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Identifier http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/water_pubs/103 http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1108&context=water_pubs
Source Publications (WR)
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Algae Chlamydomonas reinhardti Daphnia pulex Lake Mead (Ariz. and Nev.) Nutrients Phytoplankton Water temperature Biology Environmental Health and Protection Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Microbiology and Microbial Ecology Fresh Water Studies Laboratory and Basic Science Research Water Resource Management

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