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Aquatic Microbial Ecology, ISSN 0948-3055, 02/2002, Volume 27, Issue 1, pp. 57 - 102
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Geophysical Research Letters, ISSN 0094-8276, 02/2015, Volume 42, Issue 3, pp. 821 - 830
The Southern Ocean (SO) is an important CO2 reservoir, some of which enters via the production, sinking, and remineralization of organic matter. Recent work... 
marine particles | transfer efficiency | carbon export | TWILIGHT ZONE | ANTARCTIC PENINSULA | GEORGIA | ICE | MODELING APPROACH | COMMUNITY STRUCTURE | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | PARTICLE EXPORT | SHELF | PHYTOPLANKTON | COPEPODS | Plankton | Efficiency | Protective coatings | Carbon | International trade | Stations | Southern Ocean | Flux | Zooplankton | Exports | Pellets | Sciences of the Universe | Ocean, Atmosphere
Journal Article
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, ISSN 0272-7714, 06/2019, Volume 222, pp. 139 - 146
Seasonal changes in the zooplankton swimmer (those actively swimming into sediment traps) and faecal pellet contribution to particulate organic carbon (POC)... 
Prydz Bay | Faecal pellet | Carbon flux | Pteropods | Zooplankton | SOUTHERN-OCEAN | VERTICAL FLUX | EXPORT FLUX | LIFE-CYCLE STRATEGIES | LIMACINA-HELICINA | PARTICULATE ORGANIC-CARBON | EUPHAUSIA-CRYSTALLOROPHIAS | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | TERRA-NOVA BAY | ROSS SEA | COPEPOD
Journal Article
Marine Ecology Progress Series, ISSN 0171-8630, 09/2008, Volume 367, pp. 1 - 13
Copepod fecal pellets are often degraded at high rates within the upper part of the water column. However, the identity of the degraders and the processes... 
Copepod | Protozoan filter | Dinoflagellates | Degradation rate | Bacteria | Fractionated plankton community | Nauplii | CARBON | ACARTIA-TONSA | VERTICAL FLUX | ZOOPLANKTON | SEDIMENTATION | RATES | CALANUS-HELGOLANDICUS | PREY SIZE SELECTION | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | ECOLOGY | MARINE PLANKTONIC COPEPOD
Journal Article
Marine Ecology Progress Series, ISSN 0171-8630, 12/2014, Volume 516, pp. 61 - 70
Copepod faecal pellets (FP) are carbon-rich particles possibly of great importance for the biological pump. However, most FP are degraded within the euphotic... 
Dinoflagellates | Degradation rates | Faecal pellet | Carbon flux | Fecal pellet | Retention | Centropages hamatus | NORTHERN BARENTS SEA | BACTERIA | VERTICAL FLUX | EXPORT | ZOOPLANKTON | SEDIMENTATION | RESPIRATION RATES | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | ECOLOGY | MARINE PLANKTONIC COPEPOD | SINKING VELOCITY
Journal Article
Journal of Plankton Research, ISSN 0142-7873, 03/2017, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp. 305 - 315
The quantitative utilization of detritus as food for zooplankton has been often addressed. Yet studies on the topic are lacking. Thus, the goal of our study... 
doliolids | fecal pellets | detritus | absorption efficiency | SIZE | ORGANIC-MATTER | ZOOPLANKTON | ASSIMILATION | SEDIMENTATION | CALANUS-PACIFICUS | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | FEEDING-BEHAVIOR | DOLIOLETTA-GEGENBAURI | MARINE PLANKTONIC COPEPOD | FOOD
Journal Article
Marine Ecology Progress Series, ISSN 0171-8630, 12/2012, Volume 471, pp. 23 - 36
Zooplankton fecal pellet contribution to particulate organic carbon (POC) flux over the continental shelf of the western Antarctic Peninsula (WAP) was... 
Particle flux | Copepod | Sediment trap | Climate | Krill | Salp | Southern Ocean | LONG-TERM | SEA-ICE | SOUTHERN-OCEAN | CLIMATE-CHANGE | SINKING RATES | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | BRANSFIELD STRAIT | ECOLOGY | PARTICLE-FLUX | MARINE SNOW | CARBON FLUX
Journal Article
Marine Ecology Progress Series, ISSN 0171-8630, 08/2012, Volume 462, pp. 39 - 49
Copepod faecal pellets (FP) are considered important contributors to vertical carbon flux, but investigations comparing FP production with FP export using... 
Faecal pellet | Calanus finmarchicus | Faecal pellet fragmentation | Faecal pellet retention | Carbon cycling | Microbial degradation | NORTHERN BARENTS SEA | CARBON | MARGINAL ICE-ZONE | VERTICAL FLUX | EXPORT | SEASONAL-VARIATION | ZOOPLANKTON | NORWEGIAN SHELF | PREY SIZE SELECTION | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | ECOLOGY | MARINE PLANKTONIC COPEPOD
Journal Article
Limnology and Oceanography, ISSN 0024-3590, 11/2015, Volume 60, Issue 6, pp. 2090 - 2107
Zooplankton fecal pellet flux is a highly variable component of the biological carbon pump. While fecal pellets can comprise 0 to nearly 100% of particulate... 
VARIABILITY | OCEAN | OCEANOGRAPHY | CALANUS-FINMARCHICUS | MAINE | GROWTH | TIME-SERIES | GULF | MARINE COPEPODS | ZOOPLANKTON | LIMNOLOGY | POPULATION-DYNAMICS | Copepoda | Environmental aspects | Copepods | Zooplankton | Carbon
Journal Article
SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, ISSN 2045-2322, 06/2018, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp. 9758 - 6
The most common biomineral produced in the contemporary ocean is calcium carbonate, including the polymorph calcite produced by coccolithophores. The surface... 
ALKALINITY | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | ATLANTIC | CALCIFICATION | SHELF | EMILIANIA-HUXLEYI | INORGANIC CARBON | CARBONATE DISSOLUTION | CHEMICAL LYSOCLINE | SEA | CALCIUM-CARBONATE | Stomach | Starvation | Data processing | Calcite | Dissolution | Feeding | Plankton | Calcium carbonate | Microenvironments | Inorganic carbon | Feces | Zooplankton | Gastric juice
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Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, ISSN 0272-7714, 2011, Volume 92, Issue 3, pp. 456 - 463
Journal Article
Deep-Sea Research Part I, ISSN 0967-0637, 12/2014, Volume 94, pp. 72 - 86
We sampled zooplankton and fecal pellets in the upper 200 m of Monterey Bay and nearby coastal regions in California, USA. On several occasions, we observed... 
Vertical flux | Fecal pellets | Retention efficiency | Euphausiid | NORTHERN BARENTS SEA | OITHONA-SIMILIS | EUPHAUSIA-PACIFICA | SINKING RATES | SUB-ARCTIC PACIFIC | ORGANIC-CARBON | OCEANOGRAPHY | BIOGENIC CARBON | PARTICLE-FLUX | MARINE PLANKTONIC COPEPOD | PARTICULATE MATTER | Consumption | Night | Flux | Bacteria | Coastal | Phytoplankton | Zooplankton | Pellets
Journal Article
Marine Ecology Progress Series, ISSN 0171-8630, 05/2007, Volume 337, pp. 145 - 153
The viability of different phytoplankton species within copepod faecal pellets was tested. Monocultures of the dinoflagellate Scrippsiella trochoidea and the... 
Algae viability | Faecal pellets | Fluorescein diacetate | FDA | Copepods | copepods | ACARTIA-TONSA | BLOOM CONDITIONS | COPRORHEXY | faecal pellets | algae viability | fluorescein diacetate | OITHONA | SEDIMENTATION | SEA | RATES | COPROPHAGY | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | ECOLOGY | DIATOM | MARINE-PHYTOPLANKTON
Journal Article
Limnology and Oceanography, ISSN 0024-3590, 11/2013, Volume 58, Issue 6, pp. 1985 - 1997
We used a moored upward‐facing 200 kHz echo sounder to address sedimentation of fecal pellets (FPs) from dielly migrating Meganyctiphanes norvegica. The echo... 
SPRING BLOOM | BEHAVIOR | OCEANOGRAPHY | NATURAL COPEPOD | EXPORT | MEGANYCTIPHANES-NORVEGICA | ZOOPLANKTON | LIMNOLOGY | PHYTOPLANKTON | AGGREGATION | SINKING RATES | FOOD | Environmental aspects | Research | Krill | Sedimentation | Diurnal cycles (Earth sciences)
Journal Article
Freshwater Biology, ISSN 0046-5070, 10/2007, Volume 52, Issue 10, pp. 1868 - 1880
Summary 1. Faecal pellets of Gammarus (shredders) and Simulium larvae (suspension feeders) are bound by exopolymers. Immediately after egestion, Gammarus... 
chalk streams | faecal pellets | organic matter | binding | breakdown | Binding | Breakdown | Faecal pellets | Organic matter | Chalk streams | PERITROPHIC MEMBRANE | BACTERIA | FECES | ZOOPLANKTON | SIMULIIDAE | SUSPENSION-FEEDERS | CHALK-STREAM | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | GAMMARUS-PULEX AMPHIPODA | INVERTEBRATES | BLACKFLY LARVAE DIPTERA
Journal Article
Marine Ecology Progress Series, ISSN 0171-8630, 07/2012, Volume 459, pp. 17 - 28
Sinking of particles is a key mechanism in the transport of organic matter from the ocean's productive surface layer to the deep sea and sediments, but also... 
Faecal pellets | Stoichiometry | Calanus spp | Phosphorus | Vertical flux | Arctic | Nitrogen | Carbon | NORTHERN BARENTS SEA | TWILIGHT ZONE | WATER POLYNYA | MARGINAL ICE-ZONE | SEASONAL-VARIATION | ZOOPLANKTON | ARCTIC-OCEAN | ATLANTIC-OCEAN | BALTIC SEA | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | ECOLOGY | PHYTOPLANKTON
Journal Article
Journal of Plankton Research, ISSN 0142-7873, 08/2012, Volume 34, Issue 8, pp. 700 - 710
The community of bacteria associated with the fecal pellets of planktonic copepods and those free living in surrounding seawater were investigated by... 
Bacteria | fecal pellet degradation | DGGE | population dynamics | PROTEOBACTERIA | DECOMPOSITION | ZOOPLANKTON | GRADIENT GEL-ELECTROPHORESIS | HONG-KONG | RATES | ORGANIC-CARBON | MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY | OCEANOGRAPHY | DIATOM | MARINE PLANKTONIC COPEPOD | COASTAL WATERS
Journal Article
Limnology and Oceanography, ISSN 0024-3590, 05/2013, Volume 58, Issue 3, pp. 881 - 892
Sinking particulate material collected in sequencing sediment traps moored at 3500 m depth (600 m above bottom) from 1993 to 2008 at the abyssal time‐series... 
MESOPELAGIC ZONE | SALPA-ASPERA | OCEAN PARTICLE FLUXES | OCEANOGRAPHY | SARGASSO SEA | IMAGE-ANALYSIS | NE PACIFIC | VERTICAL FLUX | NORTHWESTERN MEDITERRANEAN-SEA | SEDIMENT TRAPS | LIMNOLOGY | PARTICULATE ORGANIC-CARBON | Environmental aspects | Lake sediments | Chemical properties | Feces | Zooplankton | Particles
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