The oxygen consumption of mayfly (Ephemeroptera) and stonefly (Plecoptera) larvae at different oxygen concentration

@article{Nagell2004TheOC,
  title={The oxygen consumption of mayfly (Ephemeroptera) and stonefly (Plecoptera) larvae at different oxygen concentration},
  author={Bj{\o}rn Nagell},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={42},
  pages={461-489}
}
  • B. Nagell
  • Published 1 September 1973
  • Biology, Environmental Science
  • Hydrobiologia
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