SU URUNLERI DERGISI, cilt.22, ss.371-375, 2005 (Hakemli Üniversite Dergisi)
Abstract: Crustacea fauna of Işıklı Lake and Springs (Çivril, Denizli). The aim of this dissertation is investigation of the Crustacea fauna of Işıklı Lake. With this aim, biological samples and water samples were taken from 6 stations in lake and springs by monthly intervals, between February 1998 and January 1999. At the end of the study, we have found that the Crustacea fauna of Işıklı Lake and springs composed of Cladocera (16 species), Copepoda (12 species), Ostracoda (1 species), Amphipoda (2 species), Isopoda (1 species), Mysidacea (1 species) and Decapoda (1 species). Of these species, Diaphanosoma brachyurum, Diaphanosoma mongolianum, Ceriodaphnia pulchella, Simocephalus vetulus, Macrothrix laticornis, Alona rectangula, Alona guttata, Graptoleberis testudinaria, Leydigia leydigi, Biapertura affinis, Chydorus sphaericus, Pleuroxus aduncus and Disparalona rostrata of Cladocera; Macrocyclops albidus, Eucyclops serrulatus, Eucyclops speratus, Eucyclops macruroides, Metacyclops gracilis, Mesocyclops leuckarti, Cyclops vicinus, Cyclops abyssorum, Cyclops strenuus, Megacyclops viridis, Acanthocyclops robustus, Canthocamptus staphylinus of Copepoda; Psychrodromus olivaceus of Ostracoda; Gammarus balcanicus and Gammarus obnixus of Amphipoda; Asellus aquaticus of Isopoda were recorded in Işıklı Lake for the first time.
Key Words: Wet Lands, Işıklı Lake, Crustacea, Fauna.