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A biological assessment of the aquatic ecosystems of the Río Paraguay basin, Alto Paraguay, Paraguay

Author: Barry Chernoff; Philip W Willink; Jensen R Montambault; Rapid Assessment Program (Conservation International)
Publisher: Washington, DC : Conservation International, Center for Applied Biodiversity Science, Dept. of Conservation Biology, ©2001.
Series: RAP bulletin of biological assessment, 19.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Chernoff; Philip W Willink; Jensen R Montambault; Rapid Assessment Program (Conservation International)
ISBN: 1881173402 9781881173403
OCLC Number: 48673060
Language Note: In English, with summaries also in Spanish, Portuguese, and Guaraní.
Notes: "Rapid Assessment Program."
Description: 156 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 28 cm.
Contents: Mombe'u (Guarani) / Petei Techauka Pya'e Ysyry Paraguai Pe Gua --
Images of the AquaRAP Expedition --
Satellite Image of the Rio Paraguay Basin, Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay --
Ch. 1. Geographic Overview of the Rio Paraguay Basin, Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay / Philip W. Willink, Jaime Sarmiento and Barry Chernoff / [et al.] --
Ch. 2. Terrestrial Flora of the Upper and Lower Rio Paraguay Basin and the Rio Apa Sub-basin, Paraguay / Hamilton Beltran --
Ch. 3. Evaluation of the Aquatic Floral Diversity in the Upper and Lower Rio Paraguay Basin, Paraguay / Maria Fatima Mereles --
Ch. 4. Water Quality, Phytoplankton, and Benthic Invertebrates of the Upper and Lower Rio Paraguay Basin, Paraguay / Francisco Antonio R. Barbosa, Marcos Callisto Faria Pereira and Juliana de Abreu Vianna --
Ch. 5. Diversity, Distribution, and Habitats of the Macro-invertebrate Fauna of the Rio Paraguay and Rio Apa, Paraguay, with Emphasis on Decapod Crustaceans / Celio Magalhaes --
Ch. 6. Diversity and Abundance of Fishes in the Upper and Lower Rio Paraguay Basin and the Rio Apa Sub-basin, Paraguay / Monica Toledo-Piza, Barry Chernoff and Dario Mandelburger / [et al.] --
Ch. 7. Testing Hypotheses of Geographic and Habitat Partitioning of Fishes in the Rio Paraguay, Paraguay / Barry Chernoff, Philip W. Willink and Monica Toledo-Piza / [et al.] --
Ch. 8. Congruence of Diversity Patterns among Fishes, Invertebrates, and Aquatic Plants within the Rio Paraguay Basin, Paraguay / Barry Chernoff, Philip W. Willink and Antonio Machado-Allison / [et al.] --
App. 1. Terrestrial plants recorded on transects during the AquaRAP expedition to Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay, in September 1997 / Hamilton Beltran --
App. 2. Terrestrial plants collected apart from transects during the AquaRAP expedition to Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay, in September 1997 / Hamilton Beltran --
App. 3. Common names of some aquatic plants identified during the AquaRAP expedition to Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay, in September 1997 / Maria Fatima Mereles --
App. 4. Localities where aquatic plants were sampled during the AquaRAP expedition to Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay, in September 1997 / Maria Fatima Mereles --
App. 5. Aquatic plants collected in the Rio Paraguay basin, Paraguay / Maria Fatima Mereles --
App. 6. Aquatic plants collected in the Rio Apa sub-basin, Paraguay / Maria Fatima Mereles --
App. 7. Localities where water quality and benthic macro-invertebrates were assessed during the AquaRAP expedition to Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay, in September 1997 / Francisco Antonio R. Barbosa, Marcos Callisto Faria Pereira and Pablo Moreno Souza Paula / [et al.] --
App. 8. Benthic fauna recorded from Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay during the AquaRAP expedition / Francisco Antonio R. Barbosa, Marcos Callisto Faria Pereira and Pablo Moreno Souza Paula / [et al.] --
App. 9. Sediment types, richness (R), eveness (E), and diversity (H[superscript 1]) indices of Shannon-Wiener (base 2), total density (D (individuals/m[superscript 2])), and characteristic genera of Chironomidae / Francisco Antonio R. Barbosa, Marcos Callisto Faria Pereira and Pablo Moreno Souza Paula / [et al.] --
App. 10. Specific composition of the macro-invertebrate fauna collected during the AquaRAP expedition to the Rio Paraguay and Rio Apa, September 1997 / Celio Magalhaes --
App. 11. Distribution of the decapod crustacean and mollusc fauna according to the habitat sampled during the AquaRAP expedition to the Rio Paraguay and Rio Apa, September 1997 / Celio Magalhaes --
App. 12. Fish collection localities of the AquaRAP expedition to Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay, in September 1997 / Barry Chernoff, Dario Mandelburger and Mirta Medina / [et al.] --
App. 13. List of fishes and the subregions where they were collected during the AquaRAP expedition to Departamento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay, in September 1997 / Barry Chernoff, Dario Mandelburger and Mirta Medina / [et al.] --
App. 14. Geographic distribution of fish species collected during the AquaRAP expedition to Departmento Alto Paraguay, Paraguay / Monica Toledo-Piza.
Series Title: RAP bulletin of biological assessment, 19.
Responsibility: Barry Chernoff, Philip W. Willink, and Jensen R. Montambault, editors.

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