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- González-Santoyo, Sonia, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Limnology 2020 v.21 no.1 pp. 119-127
- Corixidae; Notonecta; basins; cold; dry season; fisheries; fishermen; lakes; ornamental fish; pH; pet foods; predators; saline water; salinity; songbirds; species diversity; water temperature; Mexico
- ... Lake Cuitzeo is Mexico’s second-largest lake (~ 425 km²). The West Basin is shallow, seasonally astatic and alkaline, and it contains saltwater; it is in this extreme environment that there are fisheries maintained by local fishermen that are based on non-conventional products. These products include the “mosco” (hemipteran water boatmen and backswimmers: Corixidae and Notonectidae), which has bec ...