Exotic species of zooplankton in the Upper Paraná River floodplain, Daphnia lumholtzi Sars, 1885 (Crustacea: Branchiopoda).

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The integrity of aquatic ecosystems is being challenged worldwide by invading species, which has been one of the frequent causes of biodiversity loss. The invader may cause extinctions of vulnerable native species through predation, grazing, competition and habitat alteration. Daphnia lumholtzi G. O. Sars, 1885, a native cladoceran from Australia… (More)

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@article{Simoes2009ExoticSO, title={Exotic species of zooplankton in the Upper Paran{\'a} River floodplain, Daphnia lumholtzi Sars, 1885 (Crustacea: Branchiopoda).}, author={N. Simoes and Brian Robertson and F{\'a}bio Amod{\^e}o Lansac-T{\^o}ha and Emiko Takahashi and Cl{\'a}udia Costa Bonecker and L. F. M. Velho and Ciro Yoshio Joko}, journal={Brazilian journal of biology = Revista brasleira de biologia}, year={2009}, volume={69 2 Suppl}, pages={551-8} }