Inland Water Biology

, Volume 1, Issue 3, pp 255–259 | Cite as

Macroinvertebrates: Caspian invaders in the reservoirs and rivers of the Kama River basin

  • M. S. Aleksevnina
  • A. M. Istomina
Zooplankton, Zoobenthos, and Zooperiphyton


The character of the distribution of Caspian invaders in the Kama River basin and the current state of their development in the Kama water reservoirs were studied. The role of invaders in the structure and functioning of bottom communities is reviewed.


Benthic Community Zebra Mussel Inland Water Biology Bottom Fauna Zebra Mussel Dreissena Polymorpha 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. S. Aleksevnina
    • 1
  • A. M. Istomina
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of BiologyPerm State UniversityPermRussia
  2. 2.Perm Department of State Research Institute of Lake and River Fish IndustryPermRussia

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