Copepod communities in karstic mediterranean lakes along the eastern Adriatic coast

  title={Copepod communities in karstic mediterranean lakes along the eastern Adriatic coast},
  author={Ivan{\vc}ica Bukvi{\'c}-Ternjej and Mladen Kerovec and Zlatko Mihaljevi{\'c} and Vladimira Tav{\vc}ar and Milorad Mrakov{\vc}i{\'c} and Perica Mustafi{\'c}},
The copepod communities of karstic lakes along the eastern Adriatic coast were studied. Lakes were divided in several groups according to their morphology (deep, shallow, barrage and reservoirs), production (oligotrophic, mesotophic and eutrophic), and salinity of water: freshwater and brackish. Copidodiaptomus steueri, Eucyclops serrulatusand Macrocyclops albidus belong to the group that inhabited most of the lakes under the study, regardless of lake type. The shallow karstic lakes are usually… 

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