Zoological Studies 

Vol. 62, 2023


(update: 2023-12-29)

Paper Title
Twenty Years of Sea Turtle Strandings in New Caledonia
Tyffen Read, Richard Farman, Jean-Christophe Vivier, Frederic Avril, Hugues Gossuin, and Laurent Wantiez (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-01)
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Identification of Sexually Dimorphic Genes in Pectoral Fin as Molecular Markers for Assessing the Sex of Japanese Silver Eels (Anguilla japonica)
Hsiang-Yi Hsu, Chia-Hsien Chuang, I-Hsuan Lu, Chung-Yen Lin, and Yu-San Han (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-02)
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First Satellite Tagging of the Northern Fur Seals (Callorhinus ursinus) on the Tyuleniy Island, the Sea of Okhotsk
Peter A. Permyakov, Sergey D. Ryazanov, Alexey M. Trukhin, Vyacheslav B. Lobanov, Hyun Woo Kim, and Seok-Gwan Choi (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-03)
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Effect of pH on the Early Development of the Biofouling Ascidian Ciona robusta
Bailey S.C.L. Jones, Lauren A. Holt, and Kit Yu Karen Chan (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-04)
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Using the Integrative Approach to Update a Gap of One Century: Redescription and New Distribution Records of the South American Tarantulas Grammostola pulchra (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae)
Renan S. Pittella, Pedro G. Bassa, Edison Zefa, and Filipe M. Bianchi (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-05)
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Annotated Catalog of Vespid Hosts (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) of Tachinidae (Diptera), with Description of a New Species of Ophirion Townsend from Brazil
Filipe Macedo Gudin (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-06)
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Lanternflies (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) of Taiwan
You-Sheng Lin, Jhih-Rong Liao, Shiuh-Feng Shiao, and Chiun-Cheng Ko (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-07)
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Terelabrus toretore sp. nov. (Perciformes: Labridae), a New Species of Striped Hogfish from Tahiti, with Range Extensions for Two Congeners
Bart Shepherd, Hudson T. Pinheiro, Tyler A. Y. Phelps, Gilles Siu, and Luiz A. Rocha (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-08)
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Composition and Dynamics of Hexapod Communities on Yushan Bamboo (Yushania niitakayamensis) in the Subtropical Montane Areas of Taiwan
Tsen Hua, Hui-Yi Li, Cheng-Lung Tsai, Wing Wei Wang, Chao-Yuan Lin, and Wen-Bin Yeh (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-09)
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Tuerkayana latens, a New Species of Land Crab from French Polynesia, with a Discussion on the Phylogeny of the Genus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Gecarcinidae)
Peter K. L. Ng and Hsi-Te Shih (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-10)
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Genetic Profile of the Parasitic Varroan Mite Varroa destructor (Arachnida: Mesostigmata: Varroidae) in Taiwan: a New Taiwanese Haplotype Intermediate Between the Highly Virulent Russian and Less Virulent Japanese Types Identified in the Honey Bee Host Apis cerana
Tsen Hua, Panuwan Chantawannakul, Cheng-Lung Tsai, and Wen-Bin Yeh (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-11)
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Low Diversity of Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC) Genes in Endangered Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Nurul Adilah Ismail, Christina Seok Yien Yong, Simon Yung Wa Sin, and Geetha Annavi (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-12)
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Genetic Assessment of Fertile F1 Hybrids between Two Hercules Beetles, Dynastes maya Hardy and D. grantii Horn (Scarabaeidae)
Jen-Pan Huang, Wei-Yun Chen, and My Hanh Le (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-13)
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Cryptic Genetic Diversity in the Coastal Isopod Alloniscus oahuensis from the Pacific Ocean
Carlos A. Santamaria and Maddy R. Koch (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-14)
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A New Polyclad Flatworm, Idiostylochus tortuosus gen. nov., sp. nov. (Platyhelminthes, Polycladida) from France. Can this Foreign Flatworm be Responsible for the Deterioration of Oyster and Mussel Farms?
Adrian Gutiérrez, Isabelle Auby, Benoit Gouillieux, Guillemine Daffe, Cecile Massé, Elvire Antajan, and Carolina Noreña (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-15)
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Adding the Molecular Diversity Information of the Common Fouling Barnacle Amphibalanus amphitrite (Darwin, 1854) (Crustacea: Cirripedia) from the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman to the Global Diversity Pattern
Asma Moeinadini, Alireza Sari, Adnan Shahdadi, Ahmad-Reza Katouzian, Alimorad Sarafrazi, and Elahe Elahi (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-16)
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A New Species of Box Jellyfish (Cnidaria: Tripedaliidae: Tripedalia) from Hong Kong, China
Yanan Sun, Justin Hon Yin Tsui, Rachel Ting Huen Wong, Ringo Nga Ching Cheung, Murphy Kam Pui Ng, Carmen K.M. Or, and Jian-Wen Qiu (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-17)
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Understanding the Symbiotic Relationship between the Sea Urchin Loxechinus albus (Molina, 1782) and the Pea Crab Pinnaxodes chilensis (H. Milne Edwards, 1837): a Potential Parasitism
Hans N. Jaramillo, Luis P. Salas-Yanquin, Joseline A. Büchner-Miranda, Víctor M. Cubillos, Jaime A. Montory, Jan A. Pechenik, Luis M. Pardo, and Oscar R. Chaparro (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-18)
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Past, Present and Future of the Aral Sea - A Review of its Fauna and Flora before and during the Regression Crisis
Igor S. Plotnikov, Nikolai V. Aladin, Lubov V. Zhakova, Jens Mossin, and Jens T. Høeg (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-19)
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Revision of the Genus Lacunipotamon Dai, Song, He, Cao, Xu & Zhong, 1975 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Potamidae), with Descriptions of Eight New Species from Vietnam
Peter K. L. Ng, Zhi Wan, Tan, and Van Tri Ngo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-20)
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Molecular and Morphological Characterizations of the Fish Parasitic Isopod Mothocya parvostis (Crustacea: Cymothoidae) Parasitizing Optional Intermediate Hosts: Juveniles of the Cobaltcap Silverside Hypoatherina tsurugae and Yellowfin Seabream Acanthopagrus latus
Hiroki Fujita, Kentaro Kawai, Diego Deville, and Tetsuya Umino (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-21)
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Seaward Migration and Larval Release Coincide with Lunar and Light-dark Cycles in Supratidal Land Crabs Cardisoma carnifex and Epigrapsus notatus
Chung-Chieh Chang, Kent A. Hatch, Chia-Hsuan Hsu, Wenbe Hwang, Hung-Chang Liu, and Yuan-Mou Chang (doi:-10.6620/ZS.2023.62-22)
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Discovery of a New Sea Spider Belonging to the Genus Pycnogonum (Pycnogonida: Pycnogonidae) in the Mesophotic Zone of Jejudo Island, Korea
Damin Lee, Jin-Ho Park, and Taeseo Park (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-23)
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Genetic Structure of the Endemic Fiddler Crab Uca (Xeruca) formosensis on the West Coast of Taiwan
Kun-Chin Hung, Ching-Yu Liou, Chih-Chung Wen, and Hui-Chen Lin (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-24)
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Long-Read Genome Sequencing of Abscondita cerata (Coleoptera: Lampyridae), the Endemic Firefly of Taiwan
Tzi-Yuan Wang, King-Siang Goh, Liang-Jong Wang, Li-Ling Wu, Feng-Yu Wang, and Yu-Wei Wu (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-25)
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A New Paralepetopsis Limpet from a South China Sea Seep Hints at a Paraphyletic Neolepetopsidae
Chong Chen, Zhaoyan Zhong, Jian-Wen Qiu, and Jin Sun (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-26)
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A New Distinctive Darwin Wasp Represents the First Record of the Ophion minutus Species-group (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Ophioninae) from Japan and the Far East, with an Analysis of DNA Barcode-based Species Delimitation in Ophion
So Shimizu and Kaoru Maeto (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-27)
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Effects of Different LED Light Spectra on Growth and Immunity of the Japanese Eel (Anguilla japonica) and Giant Mottled Eel (A. marmorata)
Yen-Ting Lin, Wei-Chun Hung, Yin-Fu Yeh, Kuang-Mao Lu, Ding-Hwa Cherng, and Yu-San Han (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-28)
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Taxonomy and Molecular Phylogeny of the Sea Anemone Macrodactyla (Haddon, 1898) (Cnidaria, Actiniaria), with a Description of a New Species from Singapore
Nicholas Wei Liang Yap, Michela Lee Mitchell, Zheng Bin Randolph Quek, Ria Tan, Koh Siang Tan, and Danwei Huang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-29)
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Assessing the Taxonomic Status of the Gray Brocket Mazama simplicicornis argentina Lönnberg, 1919 (Artiodactyla: Cervidae)
Eluzai Dinai Pinto Sandoval, Gabrielle Queiroz Vacari, Juan Pablo Juliá, Susana González, Miluse Vozdova, Halina Cernohorska, Svatava Kubickova, Daniela C. Kalthoff, and José Mauricio Barbanti Duarte (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-30)
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Taxonomic Revision, Morphology and Natural History of the Stick Insect Genus Xerosoma Serville, 1831 (Insecta: Phasmatodea)
Phillip Watzke Engelking, Victor Morais Ghirotto, Edgar Blois Crispino, Thies H. Büscher, Raphael Aquino Heleodoro, Pedro Alvaro Barbosa Aguiar Neves, and Pitágoras da Conceição Bispo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-31)
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Phylogeography and Genetic Structure of the Bush Cricket Decma fissa (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae) in Southern China
Qi Guo, Qi-Di Zhu, Zhi-Jun Zhou, and Fu-Ming Shi (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-32)
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Identification of Phyllosoma Larvae of the Lobsters Acantharctus and Biarctus (Crustacea: Scyllaridae) from the SW Indian Ocean
Rebeca Genis-Armero, Johan Groeneveld, Sohana Singh, Paul F. Clark, Laure Corbari, and Ferran Palero (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-33)
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Multigene Phylogenies of the Estuarine Sesarmid Parasesarma bidens Species Complex (Decapoda: Brachyura: Sesarmidae), with Description of Three New Species
Hsi-Te Shih, Jhih-Wei Hsu, and Jheng-Jhang Li (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-34)
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Deuterogyny and the Association of Two Vagrant Eriophyoid Mites (Acariformes, Eriophyoidea) with the Host-plant Generative Organs of Two Broad-leaved Trees in North-West Russia
Philipp E. Chetverikov, Alexey G. Desnitskiy, Pavel B. Klimov, Sebahat K. Ozman-Sullivan, Anna E. Romanovich, and Sogdiana I. Sukhareva (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-35)
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Brakemyia, a New Neotropical Jackal Fly Genus of Milichiidae (Insecta: Diptera) Associated with Carton Ant Nest
Fernando S. Carvalho-Filho, Rodrigo R. Barbosa, and Matheus M.M. Soares (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-36)
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Taxonomy and Phylogeography of the Freshwater Crab Geothelphusa tawu Species Complex (Crustacea: Decapoda: Potamidae) from Southern Taiwan and Offshore Islets
Hsi-Te Shih, Jhih-Wei Hsu, Kai Chang, and Min-Wan Chen (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-37)
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Cellular and Biochemical Changes in Early Embryonic Development of a Scleractinian Coral, Fimbriaphyllia (Euphyllia) ancora
Shinya Shikina, Yi-Ling Chiu, Yi-Jou Chung, Yi-ChenYao, Tai-Yu Liu, Yan-Horn Lee, Masatoshi Mita, and Ching-Fong Chang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-38)
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Phylogeography of Long-spined Sea Urchin Diadema setosum Across the Indo-Malay Archipelago
Indra Bayu Vimono, Philippe Borsa, Régis Hocdé, and Laurent Pouyaud (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-39)
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Integrative Taxonomy of Cyclocyprididae Kaufmann, 1900 (Ostracoda: Podocopa) with Description of a New Genus and Species
Maria Bisquert-Ribes, Juan Rueda, Ferran Palero, Sukonthip Savatenalinton, and Francesc Mesquita-Joanes (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-40)
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Organismal Responses to Coastal Acidification Informed by Interrelating Erosion, Roundness and Growth of Gastropod Shells
David J. Marshall and Amira Rashid (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-41)
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Chromosomal Study on Selected Small Araneomorph Spiders from Brazil, Including the First Records in Palpimanidae and Theridiosomatidae (Araneae, Araneomorphae)
Débora Duarte Dutra, Antônio Domingos Brescovit, and Douglas Araujo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-42)
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Geographic Distribution and Genetic Structures of the Tideland Snails Pirenella nipponica and P. asiatica in Taiwan and Japan
Shintaro Kato, Mizuki Ohta, Hiroaki Fukumori, Te-Hua Hsu, Tin-Yam Chan, and Shigeaki Kojima (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-43)
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Drainage Network Morphology Influences Population Structure and Gene Flow of the Andean Water Frog Telmatobius pefauri (Anura: Telmatobiidae) of the Atacama Desert, Northern Chile
Pablo Fibla, Paola A. Sáez, Franco Cruz-Jofré, and Marco A. Méndez (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-44)
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Minuca panema (Coelho, 1972): Resurrection of a Fiddler Crab Species from Brazil Closely Related to Minuca burgersi (Holthuis, 1967) (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura, Ocypodidae)
Carl. L. Thurman, Hsi-Te Shih, and John C. McNamara (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-45)
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Migration Behavior of Anguilla celebesensis Silver Eels within their Tomini Bay Spawning Area
Ryotaro Manabe, Takatoshi Higuchi, Shun Watanabe, Fadly Y. Tantu, Hagi Y. Sugeha, Hiroki Kaneko, Michael J. Miller, Seishi Hagihara, Tatsuki Yoshinaga, Augy Syahailatua, Sam Wouthuyzen, Triyanto, Kawilarang W. A. Masengi, Katsufumi Sato, Jun Aoyama, and Katsumi Tsukamoto (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-46)
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The Effect of Light Pollution on the Sea Finding Behavior of Green Turtle Hatchlings on Lanyu Island, Taiwan
Chih-Hao Yen, Yin-Ting Chan, Yao-Chi Peng, Kuo-Hui Chang, and I-Jiunn Cheng (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-47)
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Mitophylogeny of Pangasiid Catfishes and its Taxonomic Implications for Pangasiidae and the Suborder Siluroidei
Thuy Yen Duong, Linh Thi Khanh Pham, Xuyen Thi Kim Le, Ngoc Tran Thi Nguyen, Siti Azizah Mohd Nor, and Thanh Hoa Le (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-48)
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Integrative Systematics and Biogeography of the Hydrozoans (Leptothecata: Eirenidae) Eirene menoni Kramp, 1953 and Eirene lacteoides Kubota and Horita, 1992 from Japan and China with Comments on Pacific Ocean Distributions
Gerald L. Crow, Brenden S. Holland, Gaku Yamamoto, Shuhei Ikeda, Aya Adachi, and Kelley Niide (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-49)
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Update of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle (Caretta caretta) Population Nesting in Koroni, Greece, Mediterranean
Dimitris Margaritoulis, Gonçalo Lourenço, and ALan F. Rees (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-50)
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Morphological Description and Molecular Characterisation of Glyptothoa gen. nov., a Fish Parasitic Deep-sea Cymothoid (Crustacea: Isopoda) from the Indian Ocean, with Four Species, Including One New Species
Ameri Kottarathil Helna, Panakkool Thamban Aneesh, Appukuttannair Biju Kumar, and Susumu Ohtsuka  (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-51)
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Morphological and Molecular Evidence for the Identity of Two Land Hermit Crabs Coenobita longitarsis De Man, 1902 and C. pseudorugosus Nakasone, 1988 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Coenobitidae)
Hsi-Te Shih, Kai Chang, Félix Adhi Pramono, and Maria Celia (Machel) D. Malay (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-52)
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Revision of Salmoneus cristatus (Coutière, 1897) and Allied Forms (Decapoda: Caridea: Alpheidae)
Hossein Ashrafi, Arthur Anker, and Zdeněk Ďuriš (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-53)
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Coevolutionary Implications of Obligate Commensalism in Sea Turtles: the Case of the Genus Hyachelia Barnard, 1967 (Crustacea, Amphipoda)
Tammy Iwasa-Arai, Sónia C.S. Andrade, Camila Miguel, Silvana G.L. Siqueira, Max Rondon Werneck, Fosca P.P. Leite, Lara Moraes, Marcelo Renan D. Santos, Luciana S. Medeiros, Uylia H. Lopes, and Cristiana Serejo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-54)
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Bird Fauna Composition in a Protected Area in Southern Brazil
Camila F.M.F. Betiol, Marilia T. Hartmann, and Paulo Afonso Hartmann (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-55)
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Life History Traits and Metabolic Pool Variation in Neotropical Species of Drosophila (Diptera, Drosophilidae)
Camila Heloise dos Santos, Karoline Aparecida Vieira dos Santos, Luciana Paes de Barros Machado, and Rogério Pincela Mateus (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-56)
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Native Fauna of Tardigrades from Two Natural Areas of the Argentina Republic
Belen Rocío Ostertag, Andrea Ximena González-Reyes, Alfonsina Grabosky, Florencia Meier, Irene Luisa Doma, José Corronca, and Alejandra Mariana Rocha (doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-57)
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Effects of Tropical Cyclone Passage on Plankton Community Respiration in a Phosphate-Limited Freshwater Ecosystem
Erica Silk P. dela Paz, Chao-Chen Lai, Fuh-Kwo Shiah, Chih-hao Hsieh, and Chia-Ying Ko (doi:doi:10.6620/ZS.2023.62-58)
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