Title: Dispersal of freshwater invertebrates by large terrestrial mammals: a case study with wild boar (Sus scrofa) in Mediterranean wetlands
Authors: Vanschoenwinkel, Bram ×
Waterkeyn, Aline
Vandecaetsbeek, Tim
Pineau, Olivier
Grillas, Patrick
Brendonck, Luc #
Issue Date: Nov-2008
Publisher: Blackwell Scientific Publications
Series Title: Freshwater biology vol:53 issue:11 pages:2264-2273
Abstract: 1. Many invertebrates inhabiting insular aquatic habitats rely on external agents or vectors to disperse. Besides water connections and wind, waterfowl and amphibians are known to mediate passive dispersal of freshwater invertebrates. However, the possibility of dispersal by terrestrial mammals has been largely overlooked.
ISSN: 0046-5070
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Ecology, Evolution and Biodiversity Conservation Section
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