Insects in Inland Water Environments
Up to now in this book, aquatic insects have been referred to as ‘freshwater’, to distinguish them from ‘marine’. However, the descriptor ‘freshwater’, strictly, is not accurate, because many insects occur in saline aquifers, salt lakes and other non-freshwater bodies in Australia. Two examples illustrate this.
KeywordsAquatic Insect Saline Aquifer Water Beetle Aquatic Larva Lentic Environment
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