The diets of the chaetognaths Sagitta enflata, S. serratodentata atlantica and S. bipunctata at different seasons in Eastern Mediterranean coastal waters

@article{Kehayias1996TheDO,
  title={The diets of the chaetognaths Sagitta enflata, S. serratodentata atlantica and S. bipunctata at different seasons in Eastern Mediterranean coastal waters},
  author={George Kehayias and J. J. Lykakis and Nina Fragopoulu},
  journal={Journal of Materials Science},
  year={1996},
  volume={53},
  pages={837-846}
}
The chaetognaths Sagitta enflata, S. serratodentata atlantica and S. bipunctata were caught in six sampling periods from September 1988 until July 1989 during both day and night in Kisamos Gulf (Cretan Sea, Eastern Mediterranean) in the upper layers (0-50 m). Gut content analysis showed that copepods were the predominant food organisms in the diet of these three predators. Positive electivity indices were found for Corycaeus spp. and Oncaea spp. but negative for Clausocalanus spp. copepodites… Expand
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