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Size-mass relationships for 4 freshwater snails (Gastropoda: Pleuroceridae) from the Guem River in Korea
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  • Journal title : The Korean Journal of Malacology
  • Volume 29, Issue 1,  2013, pp.83-85
  • Publisher : The Malacological Society of Korea
  • DOI : 10.9710/kjm.2013.29.1.83
 Title & Authors
Size-mass relationships for 4 freshwater snails (Gastropoda: Pleuroceridae) from the Guem River in Korea
Yoon, Ho Seop; Choi, Sang Duk;
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 Abstract
Size-mass relationships were estimated for 4 species belonging to genus Semisulcospira from the Guem River, Korea. These 4 freshwater snail species: Semisulcospira libertina, Semisulcospira coreana, Semisulcospira gottschei, and Semisulcospira forticosta. Between June and November 2011, samples were caught by dredge (mesh size 10mm of multifilament nylon, total length 4.35 m) at depths of < 2 m. Estimates of for parameter b of the size-mass relationship (W = ) ranged between 2.0072 (Semisulcospira libertina) and 2.3463 (Semisulcospira gottschei).
 Keywords
Size-mass relationships;freshwater snail;Guem River;
 Language
English
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