Distribution Pattern of Macrozoobenthos in Relation to Salinity of Hugli-Matla Estuaries in India

Abstract

Distribution pattern of 58 macrozoobenthic species comprising of polychaetes (10 species) and molluscs (48 species) collected for a period of 2 years from seven selected sites of Hugli estuary and one site of Matla estuary was analyzed in relation to salinity gradients. Out of these 58 species, 21 macrozoobenthic species responded strongly to high salinity… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13157-012-0293-9

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