Environmental Biology of Fishes

, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 233–236 | Cite as

Tropical freshwater ecosystems in transition

  • Mary E. Power


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary E. Power
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  1. 1.Division of Entomology and ParasitologyUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeley

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