volume 99, issue 1, P18-26 2009
DOI: 10.1590/s0073-47212009000100003
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Abstract: ABSTRACT. Temporal variation of the zooplankton from Tramandaí Beach, RS, southern Brazil, with emphasis on Copepoda. The temporal variability of density, species composition, biomass and diversity of the surf zone zooplankton from Tramandaí Beach, RS, Brazil, was studied between August 2005 and August 2006. Samples were taken forthnightly using a zooplankton net of 150 cm total length, 50 cm mouth diameter and 300 µm nylon mesh size. Data on clorofila-a, wind direction, longshore current, salinity, air and w…

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