The relation between the feeding activity of wintering shovelers (Anas clypeata) and the horizontal distribution of zooplankton in Lake Teganuma, Japan

@article{Matsubara2004TheRB,
  title={The relation between the feeding activity of wintering shovelers (Anas clypeata) and the horizontal distribution of zooplankton in Lake Teganuma, Japan},
  author={Takeshi Matsubara and Fumio Sugimori and Kiyoshi Iwabuchi and Kanji Aoyama},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={294},
  pages={253-261}
}
We investigated seasonal changes in the number and feeding activity of Shovelers wintering in Lake Teganuma in connection with temporal and horizontal fluctuations of zooplankton, and analyzed esophageal contents of a captured Shoveler. Zooplankton community was dominated by rotifers followed by copepods during the study period. Horizontal distribution of… CONTINUE READING