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Freshwater Fishes of Central America: Distribution, Assessment, and Major Threats.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Diversity (14242818). Oct2022, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p793-N.PAG. 28p.

Abstract: Central America contains a rich diversity of freshwater habitats that support more than 600 species of freshwater fishes. However, despite several perceived threats to the integrity of the freshwater habitats throughout the region, a formal analysis of...

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Mitigation of recurrent perturbation mortality is an important goal for river restoration and conservation of freshwater fish species.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Restoration Ecology. Nov2022, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p1-10. 10p.

Abstract: Human perturbations affect many aquatic ecosystems globally. We use age‐structured matrix population models to explore how population growth rates in short‐lived freshwater fish are affected by recurrent environmental perturbations to river ecosystems....

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Integrated taxonomy reveals new threatened freshwater mussels (Bivalvia: Hyriidae: Westralunio) from southwestern Australia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Scientific Reports. 11/27/2022, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1-20. 20p.

Abstract: The freshwater mussel Westralunio carteri (Iredale, 1934) has long been considered the sole Westralunio species in Australia, limited to the Southwest and listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List and under Australian legislation. Here, we used species...

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Toward Improved Understanding of Streamflow Effects on Freshwater Fishes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Fisheries. Jul2022, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p290-298. 9p.

Abstract: Understanding the effects of hydrology on fish populations is essential to managing for native fish conservation. However, despite decades of research illustrating streamflow influences on fish habitat, reproduction, and survival, biologists remain cha...

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Freshwater unionid mussels threatened by predation of Round Goby (Neogobius melanostomus).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Scientific Reports. 7/27/2022, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1-11. 11p.

Abstract: Indigenous freshwater mussels (Unionidae) are integral to riverine ecosystems, playing a pivotal role in aquatic food webs and providing ecological services. With populations on the decline worldwide, freshwater mussels are of conservation concern. In ...

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Biogeography of freshwater mussels (Bivalvia: Unionida) in Texas and implications on conservation biology.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Diversity & Distributions. Jul2022, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p1458-1474. 17p. 4 Diagrams, 6 Charts, 2 Maps.

Abstract: Aim: Biogeography seeks to identify and explain the spatial distributions of species and has become an important tool used by conservationists to protect and manage aquatic organisms. Texas, located in the southwestern United States, is home to 52 spec...

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Freshwater Fish Biodiversity in a Large Mediterranean Basin (Guadalquivir River, S Spain): Patterns, Threats, Status and Conservation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Diversity (14242818); Oct2022, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p831-N.PAG, 19p

Abstract: Copyright of Diversity (14242818) is the property of MDPI and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email art...

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Spatial priorities for freshwater biodiversity conservation in light of catchment protection and connectivity in Europe.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PLoS ONE. 5/17/2022, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p1-15. 15p.

Abstract: Freshwater ecosystems host disproportionately high numbers of species relative to their surface area yet are poorly protected globally. We used data on the distribution of 1631 species of aquatic plant, mollusc, odonate and fish in 18,816 river and lak...

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Phylogeny‐based conservation priorities for Australian freshwater fishes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Conservation Biology. Apr2022, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p1-11. 11p.

Abstract: Prioridades de Conservación Basadas en la Filogenia para Peces de Agua Dulce de Australia Resumen: Los científicos de la conservación cada vez están más interesados en el tema de cómo la extinción poda al árbol de la vida. Esta cuestión es particularme...

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Global Swimways for the conservation of migratory freshwater fishes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Frontiers in Ecology & the Environment; Dec2022, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p573-580, 8p

Abstract: Copyright of Frontiers in Ecology & the Environment is the property of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, us...

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