Aquatic Biodiversity: A Celebratory Volume in Honour of Henri J. Dumont

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Springer Science & Business Media, Nov 30, 2003 - Nature - 344 pages
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In this age of increased fundamental and applied research on biodiversity, no single volume was as yet devoted to the various temporal and spatial aspects of aquatic biodiversity. The present book is published in honour of Professor Henri Dumont (Ghent, Belgium) at the occasion of his retirement as Editor-in-Chief of Hydrobiologia. The volume presents a selection of contributions on aquatic biodiversity, written by colleagues from the editorial board, fellow editors of aquatic journals and former students and collaborators. Contributions deal with a wide spectrum of topics related to aquatic biodiversity and cover fields such as actual- and palaeolimnology, taxonomy, and fundamental and applied limnology. Even reconnaissance chapters on management and cultural impact of water bodies are included. The book combines state-of-the-art contributions in aquatic sciences.
 

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Bibliography of Henri J Dumont
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what did we learn from 30 years of onchocerciasis control and the associated biomonitoring of West African rivers?
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synchronized explosive speciation producing multiple evolutionary parallelism
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Remote sensing of vegetation and flooding on Magela Creek Floodplain Northern Territory Australia with the SIRC synthetic aperture radar
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a partial test of the temporal hybrid superiority hypothesis
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a stableisotope tracer study
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A biogeographical analysis of rotifers of the genus Trichocerca Lamarck 1801 Trichocercidae Monogononta Rotifera with notes on taxonomy
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On a remarkable South African giant ostracod Crustacea Ostracoda Cyprididae from temporary pools with additional appendages
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bridging the gap between condition and conservation
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gods of water in Lake Biwa and the River Yodo basin Japan
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Impact on indigenous species biodiversity caused by the globalisation of alien recreational freshwater fisheries
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the experience in South America and Brazilian case studies
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Sinking properties of some phytoplankton shapes and the relation of form resistance to morphological diversity of plankton an experimental study
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Lake Bogoria National Reserve Kenya
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a nonreversible effect
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The contribution of scientific information to the conservation and management of freshwater biodiversity in tropical Asia
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Morphological analysis of some cryptic species in the Acanthocyclops vernalis species complex from North America
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Dumontia oregonensis n fam n gen n sp a cladoceran representing a new family of Waterfleas Crustacea Anomopoda from USA with notes on the cla...
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Fish zonations and guilds as the basis for assessment of ecological integrity of large rivers
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Characterisation of highaltitude Artemia populations from the QinghaiTibet Plateau PR China
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the role of nutrients and system morphometry
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progress and challenges
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The lifecycle of the asexual ostracod Darwinula stevensoni Brady Robertson 1870 Crustacea Ostracoda in a temporate pond
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Studying effects of some surfactants and detergents on filterfeeding bivalves
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