A preliminary study on the zooplankton composition of some lakes in the Western Black Sea Region (Turkey)


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Mis D. O. , AYGEN C. , USTAOĞLU M. R. , BALIK S., SARI H. M.

SU URUNLERI DERGISI, vol.34, no.3, pp.311-320, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.12714/egejfas.2017.34.3.10
  • Title of Journal : SU URUNLERI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.311-320

Abstract

The zooplankton fauna of thirteen lakes (Lake Poyrazlar, Lake Kucuk Akgol, Lake Taskisigi, Lake Acarlar, Akgol, Lake Acarlar, Lake Melen, Lake Yenicaga, Lake Abant, Lake Golcuk, Lake Karamurat, Lake Suluklu, Lake cubuk, Lake Sunnet) in Western Black Sea Region was studied. Two zooplankton samples were made during summer period 2002 and 2003 for each lake. At the end of the study, totally 107 taxa were determined; of them 69 belong to Rotifera, 25 belong to Cladocera and 13 belong to Copepoda.