Long-term changes in benthic Cladocera populations in Lake Myvatn, Iceland

@article{Einarsson2004LongtermCI,
  title={Long-term changes in benthic Cladocera populations in Lake Myvatn, Iceland},
  author={Arni Einarsson and Erla Bj{\"o}rk {\"O}rn{\'o}lfsd{\'o}ttir},
  journal={Aquatic Ecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={38},
  pages={253-262}
}
Benthic Cladocera were monitored at five sites in Lake Myvatn, Iceland, over a decade (1990–1999), as part of a programme documenting the population fluctuations of animals at different trophic levels in the lake. The species composition remained relatively stable over the first seven years, but in 1997 the population of Eurycercus lamellatus was greatly reduced at all sites. The following year saw a mass occurrence of Alona rectangula and Alonella nana that were previously abundant only… CONTINUE READING