Advances in Mexican Limnology: Basic and Applied Aspects by Henri J. Dumont, Marcelo Silva Briano (auth.), Javier

By Henri J. Dumont, Marcelo Silva Briano (auth.), Javier Alcocer, S. S. S. Sarma (eds.)

The current quantity includes points of either simple and utilized limnology. They contain works on actual, chemical, and organic limnology, in addition to experimental ways in chosen areas.
Contributions from investigators concerning aquatic conservation and biodiversity have been particularly now not on hand and for this reason, those facets are thought of in numerous integrated works. such a lot manuscripts take care of lentic aquatic assets. this isn't magnificent on account that Mexican limnology the final research pattern of that from temperate limnology. regardless of this, we needs to emphasize that lotic assets in Mexico are rather vital either in the neighborhood and locally. this doesn't suggest that rivers are usually not less than limnological examine in Mexico, simply that their learn has only in the near past begun.

It is the goal of the quantity to stimulate a bigger component of limnologists to additional examine during this box. it's to be was hoping that policy-framing governmental professionals in Mexico will reap the benefits of it, and examine many of the features defined in order that extra harm to the epicontinental waterbodies might be halted, and remedial measures should be thought of within the future.

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Ferren & R. Ornduff (eds), Ecology, Conservation, and Management of Vernal Pool Ecosystems. California Native Plant Society, Sacramento, CA: 107-118. Simovich, M. A. & M. Fugate, 1992. A. Trans. West. Sect. Wildl. Soc. 28: 6-14. Strenth, N. D. & T. G. Littleton, 1990. First record of Branchinecta packardi Pearse (Crustacea, Anostraca) from Mexico. Tex. J. Sci. 42: 411-412. Wilcove, D. , D. Rothstein, J. Dubow, A. Phillips & E. Losos, 1998. Quantifying threats to imperiled species in the United States.

Collected by Dr M. Fugate. Cysts of Branchinecta belki were obtained from female paratypes collected from the same type locality as the new species. For terminology of cyst shell structures we follow Gilchrist (1978). M. Maeda-Martinez, and H. Garcfa-Velazco sampled ephemeral ponds in the northwestern region of the country from 26 August to 14 September, and in the center and southern regions from 02 to 31 October. ) and pH (Orion 230-A). The threatened species categories used in this work correpond to the IUCN Red List Categories proposed by the IUCN Species Survival Commission (IUCN, 1994).

7). Given its broad range, the species appears under no in mediate threat, even though no protection exists 55 for it in Mexico. Of the 13 known localities, four are located in urban areas of the cities Torreon, Coahuila; Gomez Palacio, Durango; and Hermosillo, Sonora. These population are threatened by habitat destruction. In fact, the temporary pond at Torreon has already been lost because of the expansion of the local international airport facilities. , and northern Baja California (Norte), Mexico (Fugate, 1993).

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