Effects of the non-indigenous cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi on the lower food web of Lake Ontario

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1. In North America, the invasive predatory cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi was first detected in Lake Ontario. We explored the impact of Cercopagis on the lower food web of Lake Ontario through assessments of historical and seasonal abundance of the crustacean zooplankton, by conducting feeding experiments on the dominant prey of the invader, and by… (More)

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@inproceedings{Laxson2003EffectsOT, title={Effects of the non-indigenous cladoceran Cercopagis pengoi on the lower food web of Lake Ontario}, author={Corey L Laxson and Kerry N. McPhedran and Joseph C. Makarewicz and Irena V. Telesh and Hugh J. Macisaac}, year={2003} }