Library Subscription: Guest
Begell Digital Portal Begell Digital Library eBooks Journals References & Proceedings Research Collections
Hydrobiological Journal
SJR: 0.227 SNIP: 0.575 CiteScore™: 0.24

ISSN Print: 0018-8166
ISSN Online: 1943-5991

Hydrobiological Journal

DOI: 10.1615/HydrobJ.v49.i5.40
pages 40-46

Diurnal Cyclicity of Pulmonary Respiration of the Freshwater Mollusks (Gastropoda, Pulmonata)

P. Stadnichenko
Zhytomyr University, Zhytomyr, Ukraine

ABSTRACT

Peculiarities of diurnal cycles of the pulmonary respiration in two widely distributed and the biggest pulmonary mollusks Lymnaea stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758) and Planorbarius corneus (Linnaeus, 1758) over the day/night rhythm were studied. Inspiration frequency and volume in the daytime were shown to be twice as much than in the night time, whereas intervals between inspirations were longer.


Articles with similar content:

Peculiarities of Carotenoid Pigments' Distribution in Organism of the Freshwater Mollusks
Hydrobiological Journal, Vol.53, 2017, issue 5
G. Ye. Kyrychuk, L. V. Muzyka
Mollusks of the Dnieper-Bug Estuary Region and Their Role in Feeding of Fish
Hydrobiological Journal, Vol.40, 2004, issue 3
T. L. Alekseenko
Rate of Mytilus Galloprovincialis Consumption by Rapana Venosa in the Northwestern Part of the Black Sea
Hydrobiological Journal, Vol.47, 2011, issue 6
A. P. Kurakin , I. A. Govorin
Swimming Performance of Juveniles of Some Freshwater Fishes as Index of Transition to Nekton Mode of Life
Hydrobiological Journal, Vol.53, 2017, issue 4
I. I. Abramiuk, S. A. Afanasyev
Dynamics of phytocenoses in littoral ecotone of the Black Sea bays
International Journal on Algae, Vol.11, 2009, issue 1
I. K. Evstigneeva