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Seasonal Fluctuations On The Macrobenthic Fauna Of Yumurtalık Bay

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Seasonal Fluctuations On The Macrobenthic Fauna Of Yumurtalık Bay

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This study was carried out in a very important part of Iskenderun Bay, Yumrutalik Bight, in order to find out seasonal fluctuations on the macrobenthic fauna between September 2007 and July 2008. As a result of the study 2652 individuals were found from 24 different species the distributions of which are given as follows: Nemertini 318 individuals from 1 species,; Polychaeta 620 individuals from 6 species,; Crustacea 51 individuals from 3 species,; Mollusca 1070 individuals from 11 species; Echi...

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Itri Levent Erkol


Aquatic Biology and Ecology


yumurtalık bay, benthos, AMBI and BENTIX indices

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This resource is licensed under the license(CC-BY-NC-ND) Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported

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