The benthic invertebrates of the Salton Sea: distribution and seasonal dynamics

@article{Detwiler2004TheBI,
  title={The benthic invertebrates of the Salton Sea: distribution and seasonal dynamics},
  author={P. M. Detwiler and Marie F. Coe and D. M. Dexter},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={473},
  pages={139-160}
}
The Salton Sea, California's largest inland water body, is an athalassic saline lake with an invertebrate fauna dominated by marine species. The distribution and seasonal dynamics of the benthic macroinvertebrate populations of the Salton Sea were investigated during 1999 in the first survey of the benthos since 1956. Invertebrates were sampled from sediments at depths of 2–12 m, shallow water rocky substrates, and littoral barnacle shell substrates. The macroinvertebrates of the Salton Sea… Expand
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