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- Bils, Franziska, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Journal of sea research 2019 v.144 pp. 112-121
- Gymnodinium; Tintinnida; biomass; ecosystems; environmental indicators; fish larvae; marine fish; monitoring; spring; summer; surveys; trophic relationships; winter; zooplankton; North Sea
- ... Protozooplankton (PZP) (here size range: 12–200 μm) are rarely sampled over a broad scale, especially in ecosystem monitoring programs, despite their trophodynamic importance as grazers in the microbial loop and as prey for larger zooplankton and early life stages of fish. In this study we sampled PZP from Dutch, French, German and Norwegian research vessels taking part in the annual ICES coordina ...