X hits on this document

PDF document

KEYWORDS: Copepods; UVB; Visible light; Life cycle; Feeding - page 14 / 16





14 / 16





PAGES 441456 j 2010

behavior (including its changes during the life cycle) and the water layer occupied by the species, on the other. Further studies should include detailed analysis of the effects of UV and visible light on the behavior of copepods with different feeding strategies after their acclimation to specific food availability. Thus, light plays an important role in the behavior of copepods; however, it may also depend on their ecological characteristics, feeding strategy and condition.

Bogorov, B. G. (1946) Peculiarities of diurnal vertical migrations of zooplankton in polar seas. J. Mar. Res., 6, 25–36.

Bogorov, V. G. (1974) Plankton Mirovogo Okeana [Ocean Plankton]. Nauka, Moscow. [In Russian]

Bollens, S. M. and Frost, B. W. (1989) Predator-induced diel vertical migrations in a planktonic copepod. J. Plankton Res., 11, 1047–1065.

Bollens, S. M., Osgood, K., Frost, B. W. et al. (1993) Vertical distributions and susceptibilities of vertebrate predation of the marine copepods Metridia lucens and Calanus pacificus.. Limnol. Oceanogr., 38, 1827–1837.

Burenkov, V. I., Vazyulya, S. V., Kopelevich, O. V. et al. (2004) Spase– time variability of the suspended matter in the surface layer of the White Sea retrieved the data of the satellite ocean color scanner SeaWiFS. Oceanolog , 44, 507–515. [In Russian with English abstract]


We are grateful to Prof. Alexander P. Savitsky and July A. Labas (INBI RAS) for useful advice; Dr Sergey Budaev (University of Sussex) and Dr Elizabeth Sweet (AWI) for their help in English text editing.

Calbet, A., Saiz, E., Irigoien, X. et al. (1999) Food availability and diel feeding rhythms in the marine copepods Acartia grani and Centropages typicus.. J. Plankton Res., 21, 1009–1015.

Chaudron, Y., Poulet, S. A., Laabir, M. et al. (1996) Is hatching success of copepod eggs diatom-density-dependent? Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 144, 185–193.

Clarke, G. L. (1934) Factors affecting the vertical distribution of the copepods. Ecol. Monogr., 4, 67–90.


The present investigation was supported by Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR grants 05-04-49316-a; 07-04-10165-k and 08-04-01691-a).

Conover, R. J. and Huntle , M. (1991) Copepods in ice-covered seas—distribution adaptations to seasonally limited food metab- olism growth patterns and life cycle strategies in polar seas. J. Marine Syst., 2, 1–41.

Dutz, J. (1998) Repression on fecundity in the neritic copepod Acartia causi exposed to the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium lusitanicum: relationship between feeding and egg production. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 175, 97–107.


Duval, V. S. and Geen, G. H. (1976) Diel feeding and respiration rhythms in zooplankton. Limnol. Oceanogr., 21, 823–829.

Adams, N. L. (2001) UV radiation evokes negative phototaxis and cov- ering behavior in the sea urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 213, 87–95.

Fischer, J. M., Nicolai, J. L., Williamson, C. E. et al. (2006) Effects of ultraviolet radiation on diel vertical migration of crustacean zooplank- ton: an in situ mesocosm experiment. Hydrobiologia, 563, 217–224.

Atkinson, A., Ward, P., Williams, R. et al. (1992) Feeding rates and diel vertical migration of copepods near South Georgia: comparison of shelf and oceanic sites. Mar. Biol., 114, 49–56.

Fortier, M., Fortier, L., Hattori, H. et al. (2001) Visual predators and the diel vertical migration of copepods under Arctic sea ice during the midnight sun. J. Plankton Res., 23, 1263–1278.

Atkinson, A., Ward, P. and Murph , E. J. (1996) Diel periodicity of subantarctic copepods: relationships between vertical migration, gut fullness and gut evacuation rate. J. Plankton Res., 18, 1387–1405.

Babkov, A. I. (1998) Hydrology of the White Sea. Zoological Institute of RAS, St Petersburg, [In Russian]

Bautista, B., Rodriguez, V. and Jimenes, F. (1988) Short-term feeding rates of Acartia grani in natural conditions: diurnal variation. J. Plankton Res., 10, 907–920.

Beare, D. and McKenzie, E. (1999) Continuous Plankton Recorder data and diel vertical migration in stage V and VI Calanus finmarchi- cus: a statistical analysis. Fish. Oceanogr., 8, 126–137.

Berger, V., Dahle, S., Galaktionov, K. et al. (2001) White Sea. Ecology and Environment. Derzavets Publisher, St Petersburg-Tromsø.

Blachowiak-Samolyk, K., Kwasniewski, S., Richardson, K. et al. (2006) Arctic zooplankton do not perform diel vertical migration (DVM) during periods of midnight sun. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 308, 101–116.

Boeing, W. J., Leech, D. M., Williamson, C. E. et al. (2004) Damaging UV radiation and invertebrate predation: conflicting selective press- ures for zooplankton vertical distribution in the water column of low DOC lakes. Oecologia, 138, 603–612.

Forward, R. B. (1988) Diel vertical migration: zooplankton photo- biology and behavior. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Annu. Rev., 26, 361–393.

Forward, R. and Cronin, T. W. (1979) Spectral sensitivity of larvae from intertidal crustaceans. J. Comp. Physiol., 133, 311–315.

Frank, T. M. and Case, J. F. (1988) Visual spectral sensitivities of biolu- minescent deep-sea crustaceans. Biol. Bull., 175, 261–273.

Frank, T. M. and Widder, E. A. (1994) Evidence for behavioral sensi- tivity to near-UV light in the deep sea crustacean Systellaspis debilis.. Mar. Biol., 118, 279–284.

Gliwicz, M. Z. and Pijanowska, J. (1988) Effect of predation and resource depth distribution on vertical migration of zooplankton. B. Mar. Sci., 43, 695–709.

Hansson, L. -R., Becares, E., Fern´andez-Al´aez, M. et al. (2007) Relaxed circadian rhythm in zooplankton along a latitudinal gradi- ent. Oikos, 116, 585–591. doi:10.1111/j.0030-1299.2007.15754.x.

Harris, R. P., Lenz, J., Wiebe, P. H., Huntle , M. E. and Skjoldal, H. R. (2000) Zooplankton Methodological Manual. Academic Press, NY.

Hassett, R. P. and Blades-Eckelbarger, P. (1995) Diel changes in the gut-cell morphology and digestive activity of the marine copepod Acartia tonsa. Mar. Biol., 124, 59–69.


Downloaded from http://plankt.oxfordjournals.org/ by guest on February 11, 2015

Document info
Document views52
Page views52
Page last viewedThu Jan 19 02:42:50 UTC 2017