Plankton regulation dynamics experiments and models in Rotifer continuous cultures

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Subjects:

  • Rotifera -- Ecology,
  • Plankton populations,
  • Rotifera -- Cultures and culture media,
  • Continuous culture (Microbiology),
  • Chemostat

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [274]-301) and index.

Book details

StatementNorbert Walz, ed.
SeriesEcological studies ;, vol. 98, Ecological studies ;, v. 98.
ContributionsWalz, Norbert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL391.R8 P58 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 308 p. :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1734781M
ISBN 103540559558, 0387559558
LC Control Number92039672

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