Erratum to: The effects of physicochemical variables and tadpole assemblages on microalgal communities in freshwater temporary ponds through an experimental approach
Aquatic Biosystems 2016 11:2
Published on: 23 February 2016
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Aquatic Biosystems 2016 11:2
Published on: 23 February 2016
In freshwater systems, microalgae are the major biomass of microorganisms. They occur in ecosystems that are largely structured by the climatic regime, the physical and chemical environments with which they in...
Aquatic Biosystems 2015 11:1
Published on: 20 January 2015
Histopathological lesions and biometric variations in catfish species are statistically associated with chemical contaminant exposure. A histopathological and biometric database for the catfish Sciades herzbergii
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:12
Published on: 14 December 2014
Recent studies suggest that increasing ocean acidification (OA) should have strong direct and indirect influences on marine invertebrates. While most theory and application for OA is based on relatively physic...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:11
Published on: 6 November 2014
The Brunei River and Bay estuarine system (BES) in the northwest of Borneo is acidic and highly turbid. The system supports extensive intertidal mudflats and presents a potentially steep salinity and pH gradie...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:10
Published on: 30 October 2014
High affinity potassium transporters (HKTs) are located in the plasma membrane of the vessels and have significant influence on salt tolerance in some plants. They exclude Na+ from the parenchyma cells to reduce ...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:9
Published on: 15 September 2014
Offshore wind power provides a valuable source of renewable energy that can help reduce carbon emissions. Technological advances are allowing higher capacity turbines to be installed and in deeper water, but t...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:8
Published on: 14 September 2014
A geothermal ecosystem located at Tantloi, India has been found to be an interesting habitat for microbes of diverse nature. However, the microbial diversity of this habitat is poorly explored. In this study, ...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:7
Published on: 2 September 2014
Seabirds have been historically used to monitor environmental contamination. The aim of the present study was to test the suitability of a species belonging to the Procellariiformes group, the Manx shearwater, Pu...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:6
Published on: 1 September 2014
Over the last decade the amino acid beta-N-methylamino-L-alanine (BMAA) has come under intense scrutiny. International laboratory and epidemiological research continues to support the hypothesis that environmenta...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:5
Published on: 8 August 2014
The Earth receives around 1000 W.m−2 of power from the Sun and only a fraction of this light energy is able to be converted to biomass (chemical energy) via the process of photosynthesis. Out of all photosyntheti...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:4
Published on: 11 June 2014
OMEGA is an integrated aquatic system to produce biofuels, treat and recycle wastewater, capture CO2, and expand aquaculture production. This system includes floating photobioreactors (PBRs) that will cover hundr...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:3
Published on: 20 May 2014
The microscopic Utermöhl method is commonly used for the recognition of the presence and taxonomic composition of potentially toxic cyanobacteria and is especially useful for monitoring reservoirs used as drin...
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:2
Published on: 12 February 2014
The Aquatic Biosystems editorial team would like to thank the following colleagues who contributed to peer review for the journal in 2013.
Aquatic Biosystems 2014 10:1
Published on: 16 January 2014
Microalgae are diverse in terms of their speciation and function. More than 35,000 algal strains have been described, and thousands of algal cultures are maintained in different culture collection centers. The...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:23
Published on: 17 December 2013
Despite the plethora of approaches, the sensitivity of the methods to measure the relationship between the abundance and biomass curves in stressed detritus-based ecosystems still remain to be refined. In this...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:22
Published on: 5 December 2013
In aquaculture, when alternative protein sources of Fish Meal (FM) in diets are investigated, Plant Proteins (PP) can be used. Among them, Vital Wheat Gluten (VWG) is a proteinaceous material obtained from whe...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:21
Published on: 16 November 2013
Understanding the responses of ecological communities to human-induced perturbations is crucial for establishing conservation goals. Ecological communities are dynamic entities undergoing fluctuations due to t...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:20
Published on: 6 November 2013
The aim was to study the seasonal microbial diversity variations of an athalassohaline environment with a high concentration of sulfates in Tirez lagoon (La Mancha, Spain). Despite the interest in these types ...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:19
Published on: 2 October 2013
The permanent dominance of Planktothrix-like сyanobacteria has been often reported for shallow eutrophic\hypertrophic lakes in central Europe in summer\autumn. However studies on phytoplankton growth under ice co...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:18
Published on: 30 September 2013
The Cariaco Basin is characterized by pronounced and predictable vertical layering of microbial communities dominated by reduced sulfur species at and below the redox transition zone. Marine water samples were...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:17
Published on: 28 August 2013
Picoeukaryotes are protists ≤ 3 μm composed of a wide diversity of taxonomic groups. They are an important constituent of the ocean’s microbiota and perform essential ecological roles in marine nutrient and ca...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:16
Published on: 20 August 2013
Species distribution, abundance and diversity of mangrove benthic macroinvertebrate fauna and the relationships to environmental conditions are important parts of understanding the structure and function of ma...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:15
Published on: 11 August 2013
Cyanobacteria are common components of phytoplankton communities in most freshwater ecosystems. Proliferations of cyanobacteria are often caused by high nutrient loading, and as such can serve as indicators of...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:14
Published on: 12 July 2013
Rotifers have attracted the attention of biologists for well over 200 years. Interest in these exquisite animals rests in their diverse morphology, short generation time resulting in high growth rates, ability...
Aquatic Biosystems 2013 9:13
Published on: 1 July 2013