A new plankton trap for use in the collection of rocky intertidal zooplankton

@article{Setran1992ANP,
  title={A new plankton trap for use in the collection of rocky intertidal zooplankton},
  author={Aaron Carr Setran},
  journal={Limnology and Oceanography},
  year={1992},
  volume={37},
  pages={669-674}
}
Intertidal energy levels historicallylight and nocturnal tidal cycles. Diurnal differences in taxon abundances suggest diurnal vertical migration. have precluded the use of conventional plankton sampling methods in rocky inshore habitats. A new sampling device (intertidal plankton trap) that exploits wave surge was used to determine the composition, distribution, and abundance patterns of zooplankton from the surf zone of a rocky shore habitat. On three separate dates, replicate traps were used… 

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