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An introduction to the aquatic insects of North America
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Ecology and Transmission of Buruli Ulcer Disease: A Systematic Review
Buruli ulcer is a neglected emerging disease that has recently been reported in some countries as the second most frequent mycobacterial disease in humans after tuberculosis. Cases have been reportedExpand
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The use of invertebrate functional groups to characterize ecosystem attributes in selected streams and rivers in south Brazil
An analysis conducted at nine stream/river sites in the Atlantic Forest region in the State of Paraná, Brazil used macroinvertebrate functional feeding group (FFG) assessments to evaluate ecologicalExpand
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NUTRIENT DYNAMICS, BACTERIAL POPULATIONS, AND MOSQUITO PRODUCTIVITY IN TREE HOLE ECOSYSTEMS AND MICROCOSMS'
Water-filled treeholes provide an experimental setting for examining pro- cesses within an ecosystem, and influences of external factors on those processes. Using a limnological, experimentalExpand
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Distribution of Mycobacterium ulcerans in Buruli Ulcer Endemic and Non-Endemic Aquatic Sites in Ghana
Mycobacterium ulcerans, the causative agent of Buruli ulcer, is an emerging environmental bacterium in Australia and West Africa. The primary risk factor associated with Buruli ulcer is proximity toExpand
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Detection of Mycobacterium ulcerans in the Environment Predicts Prevalence of Buruli Ulcer in Benin
Background Mycobacterium ulcerans is the causative agent of Buruli ulcer (BU). In West Africa there is an association between BU and residence in low-lying rural villages where aquatic sources areExpand
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Development and application of a macroinvertebrate functional-group approach in the bioassessment of remnant river oxbows in southwest Florida
Invertebrate richness, density, mass, and functional-group analyses were used as surrogates for ecosystem attributes to evaluate conditions of 10 remnant oxbows along the channelized lowerExpand
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FILTER-FEEDING ECOLOGY OF AQUATIC INSECTS
suspended material (seston), including living organisms and both organic and inorganic detritus. Filter-feeding insects constitute important pathways for energy flow and are very important in theExpand
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Field and laboratory investigations on the effects of road salt (NaCl) on stream macroinvertebrate communities.
Field and laboratory experiments were conducted to examine the effects of road salt (NaCI) on stream macroinvertebrates. Field studies investigated leaf litter processing rates and functional feedingExpand
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