Seasonal distribution of the plankton in Singapore straits

Ah Kow, Tham (1973) Seasonal distribution of the plankton in Singapore straits. MBAI Special Publication dedicated to Dr.N K Panikkar (1). pp. 60-73.



The physical and chemical characteristics of the environment in Singapore Straits are described. Mention is also made of the currents and drift throughout the year. The general distribution, both qualitative and quantitative, of the phytoplankton and zooplankton is given. At the same time the main genera of phytoplankton which contribute to the phytoplankton calender are highlighted. The interrelationships between phytoplankton, zooplankton and fish in Singapore Straits are briefly discussed.

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Seasonal distribution; plankton; Singapore straits
Subjects:Marine Biology > Phytoplanktons
ID Code:2475
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:18 Aug 2010 11:06
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