Chapter 14. Zooplankton

  1. P.E. O'Sullivan and
  2. C.S. Reynolds
  1. Z. Maciej Gliwicz

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999271.ch14

The Lakes Handbook, Volume 1: Limnology and Limnetic Ecology

The Lakes Handbook, Volume 1: Limnology and Limnetic Ecology

How to Cite

Gliwicz, Z. M. (2003) Zooplankton, in The Lakes Handbook, Volume 1: Limnology and Limnetic Ecology (eds P.E. O'Sullivan and C.S. Reynolds), Blackwell Science Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470999271.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 10 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632047970

Online ISBN: 9780470999271

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Keywords:

  • zooplankton;
  • cavity;
  • cyclopoida;
  • rotifers;
  • nutrition

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • INTRODUCTION

  • THE TAXONOMY AND DIVERSITY OF ZOOPLANKTON

  • HERBIVORY AND PREDATION: FOOD NICHES AMONG PLANKTONIC ANIMALS

  • DIRECT AND INDIRECT EFFECTS ON PHYTOPLANKTON: GRAZING AND NUTRIENT REGENERATION

  • FOOD LIMITATION, COMPETITION FOR LIMITING RESOURCES, AND VULNERABILITY TO STARVATION

  • VULNERABILITY TO FISH AND INVERTEBRATE PREDATION- ANTI-PREDATOR DEFENCES

  • BETWEEN FOOD LIMITATI ON AND PREDATION: THE DEMOGRAPHY OF A POPULATION

  • BETWEEN FOOD LIMITATION AND PREDATION: BODY SIZE AND MORPHOLOGY, LIFE-HISTORIES AND BEHAVIOUR. COST OFDEFENCES AND NON-LETHALEFFECTS OF PREDATION

  • BETWEEN FOOD LIMITATION AND PREDATION: ZOOPLANKTON COMMUNITIES