Diel Vertical Migration of Zooplankton in Lakes and Oceans

By: Ringelberg, Joop

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2009. 26cm. Pp.xiv,356. Hardbound.

Deals with Diel Vertical Migration (DVM) of zooplankton in oceans and lakes ; Diel Vertical Migration of Zooplankton in Lakes and Oceans is the first critical discussion of the literature in 100 years of research.

The accent is on photo-response experiments that revealed the physiological fundamental unifying migration behaviour in both biotopes. Accelerations in relative changes in light intensity of dawn and dusk are the stimuli that trigger a PhotoBehaviour Mechanisms (PBM) evolved to realise predator evasion and starvation prevention.

Title: Diel Vertical Migration of Zooplankton in Lakes and Oceans

Author: Ringelberg, Joop

Categories: Plankton,

ISBN: 9048130921

ISBN 13: 9789048130924

Condition: New

Inventory number: 978875

Keywords: 9789048130924. Diel Vertical Migration of Zooplankton in Lakes and Oceans