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Diversity and Structure of Chironomidae (Diptera) Limnofauna of Lake Uluabat, a Ramsar Site of Turkey, and their Relation to Environmental Variables
The relationships between the dynamics of the Chironomidae larvae and the limnological variables were supported by the Pearson correlation index. Expand
Chapter 17 – Rivers of Turkey
Publisher Summary Geologically, Turkey is a part of the Alpine belt that extends from the Atlantic Ocean to the Himalayan Mountains. This belt started to form in the early Tertiary when the Arabian,Expand
Nine New Naididae (Oligochaeta) Species for Sakarya River, Turkey
The material was collected between September 1995 and August 1998 from 79 stations on Sakarya River. A total of nine Naididae species (Ophidonais serpentina (Muller, 1773), Stylaria lacustrisExpand
Dogal ve sodyum hidroksit ile modifiye edilmis cam kozalagi tozunun amonyum biosorbenti olarak kullanilmasini arastirildi. Cam kozalagi tozunun yuzey modifikasyonu icin 0.05 mg/L ve 0.1 mg/L sodyumExpand
First Records of Some Naididae (Oligochaeta) Species for Turkey
15 of them are new records for the inland water Oligochaeta fauna of Turkey and the genera Paranais, Spericaria and Allonais are also new for Turkey. Expand
Purification and cDNA cloning of a novel neurotoxic peptide (Acra3) from the scorpion Androctonus crassicauda
The isolation of an additional toxin (Acra3) by chromatographic separations and its chemical and functional characterization is reported and the exact molecular target of Acra3 remained undiscovered, similar to three other scorpion peptides that clustered very closely in the phylogenetic tree included here. Expand
A Preliminary Study on the Identification of the Littoral Oligochaete (Annelida) and Chironomidae (Diptera) Fauna of Lake Kovada, a National Park in Turkey
Of all the oligochaetes inhabiting the channel between Lake Kovada and Lake Egirdir (seventh station), Ophidonais serpentina and Stylaria lacustris were the most abundant species, accompanied by Limnodrilus hoffmeisteri and some unidentified Enchytraeidae species. Expand
Two New Records of Aulodrilus Bretscher, 1899 (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae) for the Turkish Fauna
Two species of Aulodrilus, A. pigueti and A. pluriseta, collected from Sakarbafl›, Enne, Marg›alan and Kuflbafll› creeks (parts of the upper Sakarya river system), are new records for the TurkishExpand
Investigation of heavy metal content in the suspended particulate matter and sediments of inner Gokova Bay and creeks
The obtained results show that the some heavy metals are caused by the agricultural, municipal, and tourism activities operating in the coastal areas and terrestrial environment, and they are transported from the creeks to the Gokova Bay by suspended particulate matter. Expand
A Preliminary Study for the Detection of Gelatinolytic Proteases from the Scorpion Androctonus crassicauda ( Turkish Black Scorpion ) Venom
Objectives: Despite the long history on proteolytic activity studies, no study has been reported about the presence of proteases from the Turkish scorpion A. crassicauda venom which is among the mostExpand