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Branta Cover Language of the article: Russian Cite: Kirikova A, T. . (1998). About the dynamics of the feeding macrozoobentos in the Stepanovskiy bay of Molochniy liman. Branta: Transactions of the Azov-Black Sea Ornithological Station, 1, 114-119 Views: 311 Branta copyright Branta license

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Branta: Transactions of the Azov-Black Sea Ornithological Station, 114-119

About the dynamics of the feeding macrozoobentos in the Stepanovskiy bay of Molochniy liman

Kirikova T. A.

Material (68 samples) for characteristic of feeding macrozoobentos of Molochniy liman where waders concentrate during migration was collected in 1996-1997. Investigations show the existence of two peaks of high biomass in the seasonal dynamics ofhydrobionts: spring p e a k - in May, summer peak- in July or August and two peaks in numbers: in May and in August. Gammarus sp. and Neanthes diversicolor were dominant in the samples.

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