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Light Primes the Escape Response of the Calanoid Copepod, Calanus finmarchicus
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-06-27)
The timing and magnitude of an escape reaction is often the determining factor governing a copepod’s success at avoiding predation. Copepods initiate rapid and directed escapes in response to fluid signals created by ...
Effect of Sub-Lethal Exposure to Ultraviolet Radiation on the Escape Performance of Atlantic Cod Larvae (Gadus morhua)
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-04-19)
The amount of ultraviolet (UV) radiation reaching the earth’s surface has increased due to depletion of the ozone layer. Several studies have reported that UV radiation reduces survival of fish larvae. However, indirect ...