Distribution of neuromass in a Michigan stream ecosystem.

  title={Distribution of neuromass in a Michigan stream ecosystem.},
  author={P C Kangas and L Vanover and Victoria A. Kimler},
  journal={Bio Systems},
  volume={26 3},
Neuromass, the mass of central nervous tissue per unit area, is suggested as a new parameter for studying ecosystems. Its use is demonstrated with a comparison of biomass and neuromass distributions for a stream riffle ecosystem in the Huron River, southeastern Michigan. Biomass and neuromass were estimated for three animal groups: small invertebrates… CONTINUE READING