Classification of the Tatra Mountain lakes (Slovakia) using chironomids (Diptera, Chironomidae)


Chironomid assemblages in thirty-three mountain lakes situated above tree line in the Slovakian part of the Tatra Mountains were studied during 2000–2002. Chironomid species/taxa, collected as pupal exuviae, were correlated with physical, chemical, and lake morphometry variables of 22 lakes. Two-way indicator species analysis (TWINSPAN) was used to classify… (More)
DOI: 10.2478/s11756-006-0131-8

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