Yıl 2014, Cilt 20, Sayı 3, Sayfalar 264 - 269 2015-09-20

Marine isopods (Crustacea) of Sinop Bay (Black Sea, Turkey)

Fevzi Kırkım [1] , Tahir Özcan [2] , Murat Sezgin [3] , Mehmet Çulha [4] , Tuncer Katağan [5]

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Abstract The aim of the present study was to identify common isopod species of the Sinop coast, and to provide new data that would be useful in the process of characterizing the isopod fauna of the Turkish Black Sea. The samples were collected seasonally at 12 stations (depths 0.5-15 m). A total of 2457 individuals belonging to eight species of marine Isopoda (Crustacea) were recorded. Among these species; Joeropsis brevicornis littoralis and Eurydice spinigera were reported for the first time in the Black Sea coast of Turkey. Idotea balthica had the highest dominance value with up to 980 individuals (80.59% of total individuals). According to Soyer’s Frequency Index, two species were constant, the other six species as rare in the study area.
Key words: Isopoda, fauna, diversity, Sinop Peninsula, Black Sea
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Bibtex @ { jbme121759, journal = {Journal of Black Sea / Mediterranean Environment}, issn = {1304-9550}, address = {Türk Deniz Araştırmaları Vakfı}, year = {2015}, volume = {20}, pages = {264 - 269}, doi = {}, title = {Marine isopods (Crustacea) of Sinop Bay (Black Sea, Turkey)}, key = {cite}, author = {Katağan, Tuncer and Özcan, Tahir and Sezgin, Murat and Çulha, Mehmet and Kırkım, Fevzi} }
APA Kırkım, F , Özcan, T , Sezgin, M , Çulha, M , Katağan, T . (2015). Marine isopods (Crustacea) of Sinop Bay (Black Sea, Turkey). Journal of Black Sea / Mediterranean Environment, 20 (3), 264-269. Retrieved from http://dergipark.gov.tr/jbme/issue/9831/121759
MLA Kırkım, F , Özcan, T , Sezgin, M , Çulha, M , Katağan, T . "Marine isopods (Crustacea) of Sinop Bay (Black Sea, Turkey)". Journal of Black Sea / Mediterranean Environment 20 (2015): 264-269 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/jbme/issue/9831/121759>
Chicago Kırkım, F , Özcan, T , Sezgin, M , Çulha, M , Katağan, T . "Marine isopods (Crustacea) of Sinop Bay (Black Sea, Turkey)". Journal of Black Sea / Mediterranean Environment 20 (2015): 264-269
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