volume 99, issue 2, P210-216 2009
DOI: 10.1590/s0073-47212009000200015
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Abstract: ABSTRACT. Composition and spatio-temporal variability of meiofauna community on a sandy beach in the Amazon region (Ajuruteua, Pará, Brazil). The present study investigates the spatio-temporal changes in the meiofauna community along the intertidal zone of Ajuruteua Beach, State of Pará, Brazil. Samples were collected during spring tides at different levels of the beach face every two months from April 2003 to February 2004. The material was sampled using a cylindrical corer (3.14 cm 2 ) and fixed with 5% sal…

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