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Dissertation

Ecological studies on the tropical limpet Cellana testudinaria (Linnaeus,...

The present study addresses the effects of environmental factors (seawater temperature, salinity, humidity, precipitation, insolation, air temperature, wave action, and tidal cycle) on the ecology of the patellid limpet Cellana testudinaria at the intertidal rocky shore of Ohoiwait (Big Kai Island, Southeast...
Dissertation

The role of hydrodynamic regimes and water properties on transports, retentions,...

The study was carried out in the Hoat Lagoon and its adjacent open shore near Ohoililir Village at the West Coast of Kai Kecil Island, Kai islands, Indonesia, at 15 sampling dates between 25 August 2001 and 22 May 2002. The main objective of this study is to increase our understanding of the effects...
Dissertation

The foraging ecology of South American sea lions (Otaria flavescens) on...

The aim of this study was to elucidate the foraging ecology of South American sea lions (Otaria flavescens) on the Patagonian shelf. Data from satellite tags revealed that male sea lions use a much larger part of the shelf than females and often reach areas close to the shelf break, which may be related...