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- FitzGeorge-Balfour, Tania, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Marine biology 2013 v.160 no.4 pp. 793-804
- Acartia tonsa; digestion; digestive system; feeding behavior; females; predators; swimming
- ... In order to quantify the trophic impact of gelatinous predators, digestion time estimates are commonly applied to counts of prey in the guts. Three primary approaches are used, the Manual-feeding, Natural-feeding and Steady-state methods; these differ in methodology and their underlying assumptions. The criteria used to define the end-point of digestion, and the resolution at which digestion progr ...