Zooplankton

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

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2013
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2013
Small plastic detritus, termed "microplastics", are a widespread and ubiquitous contaminant of marine ecosystems across the globe… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Many taxa of both marine and freshwater zooplankton perform diel vertical migrations with amplitudes from a few to 100 metres… (More)
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2004
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2004
Although the oceans cover 70% of the Earth's surface, our knowledge of biodiversity patterns in marine phytoplankton and… (More)
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2002
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2002
Zooplankton fecal pellets have long been thought to be a dominant component of the sedimentary flux in marine and freshwater… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
In order to conduct experiments on interactions between animals and food organisms, it is necessary to develop a medium that… (More)
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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… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
About 40% of all fish species occur in freshwater, although only 1% of the globe is occupied by freshwaters. The tropics harbour… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
We tested the hypothesis that a clear-water period, regularly observed in many mesoand eutrophic lakes, is caused by grazing… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
This paper describes a dilution technique for estimating the micro-zooplankton grazing impact on natural communities of marine… (More)
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1967
Highly Cited
1967
The use of 16N-labeled compounds to obtain specific uptake rates for the various nitrogen sources available to the phytoplankton… (More)
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