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- Dallas, Helen F.; Rivers-Moore, Nicholas A.
- Aquatic ecology 2018 v.52 no.4 pp. 333-349
- Ephemeroptera, etc ; Amphipoda; acclimation; aquatic organisms; climate change; environmental impact; invertebrates; refuge habitats; rivers; seasonal variation; statistics; thermal stress; water temperature; South Africa; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Understanding the response of aquatic organisms to elevated water temperatures offers insight into the ecological consequences of climate change on riverine species. Upper thermal limits were determined for two riverine invertebrates, the amphipod Paramelita nigroculus (Paramelitidae) and the mayfly Lestagella penicillata (Teloganodidae), in two rivers in the south-western Cape, South Africa. Limi ...