Qualitative study of Zooplankton fauna of Satara Bhosale and Satara Tukum Lakes of Pombhurna Tehsil in different Seasons

Authors(2) :-Atul K. Pimpalshende , Shashikant R. Sitre

The present research paper deals with the zooplankton fauna composition in two different fresh water lakes Satara Bhosale and Satara Tukum located in Pombhurna tehsil of Chandrapur district in Maharashtra state, during the period Feb 2016 to Jan 2017 in three different seasons. The studies were focussed on qualitative aspect of zooplankton during 3 different seasons viz. summer, winter and monsoon at different sampling locations. In satara Bhosale lake 34 different species were recorded while in Satara tukum lake waters there are 38 different species thriving. The recorded groups of zooplankton belonged to Protozoa, Rotifera, Cladocera, Copepoda and Ostracoda. The beautiful biodiversity of the animal fauna is represented through these diverse zoopanktonic forms. Through these qualitative studies a beautiful picture of biodiverse zooplanktonic forms of nature emerge on which the world of fishes sustain.

Authors and Affiliations

Atul K. Pimpalshende
Research Scholar, CHLR in Zoology, Nilkanthrao Shinde Science & Arts College, Bhadrawati, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India
Shashikant R. Sitre
Department.of Zoology, Nilkanthrao Shinde Science & Arts College, Bhadrawati, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India

Zooplankton, Satara Bhosale, Satara Tukum, Lakes, Qualitative study, Seasons.

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Published in : Volume 5 | Issue 1 | January-February 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-01-20
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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Atul K. Pimpalshende , Shashikant R. Sitre, " Qualitative study of Zooplankton fauna of Satara Bhosale and Satara Tukum Lakes of Pombhurna Tehsil in different Seasons", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp.08-15, January-February-2018.
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