• Can morphology reliably distinguish between the copepods Calanus finmarchicus and C. glacialis, or is DNA the only way? 

      Choquet, Marvin; Kosobokova, Ksenia; Kwaśniewski, Sławomir; Hatlebakk, Maja Karoline Viddal; Dhanasiri, Anusha Krishanthi Shyama; Melle, Webjørn Raunsgård; Daase, Malin; Svensen, Camilla; Søreide, Janne; Hoarau, Galice Guillaume (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
      Copepods of the genus Calanus play a key role in marine food webs as consumers of primary producers and as prey for many commercially important marine species. Within the genus, Calanus glacialis and Calanus finmarchi- cus ...
    • Comparison of two multiple plankton samplers: MOCNESS and Multinet Mammoth 

      Strand, Espen; Broms, Cecilie Thorsen; Bagøien, Espen; Knutsen, Tor; Arnesen, Hilde; Mozfar, Bahar (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2022)
      To ensure an optimal continuation of a long time series of zooplankton monitoring surveys, two types of equipment for depth-stratified mesozooplankton sampling were compared. The Institute of Marine Research (Norway) has ...
    • Comparison of visual and molecular taxonomic methods to identify ichthyoplankton in the North Sea 

      Mateos-Rivera, Alejandro; Skern-Mauritzen, Rasmus; Dahle, Geir; Sundby, Svein; Mozfar, Bahar; Thorsen, Anders; Wehde, Henning; Krafft, Bjørn Arne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The North Sea is an important spawning and nursery ground for many demersal and pelagic fishes whose spawning areas are largely overlapping in time and space. This makes ichthyoplankton visual identification from the various ...