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Zooplankton

Minute free-floating animal organisms which live in practically all natural waters.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2019
Review
2019
Microplastics are abundant and widespread in the marine environment. They are a contaminant of global environmental and economic… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Some diatoms of the genera Pseudo-nitzschia and Nitzschia produce the neurotoxin domoic acid (DA), a compound that caused amnesic… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
There has been a recent shift in global perception of plastics in the environment, resulting in a call for greater action… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Small plastic detritus, termed "microplastics", are a widespread and ubiquitous contaminant of marine ecosystems across the globe… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In order to conduct experiments on interactions between animals and food organisms, it is necessary to develop a medium that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Zooplankton fecal pellets have long been thought to be a dominant component of the sedimentary flux in marine and freshwater… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Since 1951, the biomass of macrozooplankton in waters off southern California has decreased by 80 percent. During the same period… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We tested the hypothesis that a clear-water period, regularly observed in many meso- and eutrophic lakes, is caused by grazing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Diel vertical migrations of zooplankton within water bodies have been related to efficient utilization of resources1–4 or to… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
This paper describes a dilution technique for estimating the micro-zooplankton grazing impact on natural communities of marine… Expand
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