cladoceran

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Related to Cladocera: Copepoda, Rotifera, water flea

cladoceran

any minute crustacean of the order Cladocera, with a laterally compressed carapace and large forked antennae used in swimming.
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Zooplankton ornekleri Rotifera, Cladocera ve Copepoda olmak uzere uc grup altinda incelenmis, cins ve tur teshisleri golden vertikal ve horizontal olarak alinan orneklerden yapilmistir.
1 mL of the condensed sample was used to count the individuals of protozoa and 1 mL was used to count the number of rotifera, cladocera and copepods under microscope.
Cladocera (zooplankton) remains were analysed using a light microscope following the methodology described by Szeroczynska & SarmajaKoijonen (2007).
Some items were consumed only in certain periods of the year, and only detritus, sediment, OI, Copepoda, Cladocera, POM and algae were ingested throughout the year (Table 2).
Trainer Alain de Royer-Dupre saddled the second home in this race last year (Narniyn) behind Sultanina and believes Cladocera has the ability to improve and handle the step up in distance.
The French appear to have a strong hand in the race with both Solow, the winner of seven of his last eight starts, and Cladocera, a dual Group 2 scorer during the Dubai World Cup Carnival, standing out as leading contenders.
The physicochemical parameters appear to play an important role in the successful culture of cladocera.
Five different types of zooplankton were counted: Rotifer, Cyclopoid, Calanoid, Nauplii and Cladocera.
The aim of our study was to reveal the diversity of the Cladocera species in some Latvian salmonid lakes during the summer season and to investigate the polymorphism of Daphnia cucullata, one of the leading Cladocera species in these lakes, with the help of molecular genetic techniques.