Cave biology

Spain

Ice caves biota from Picos de Europa, Cantabria 

 

Ostracods and copepods in caves from the Basque-Cantabrian Mountains, Northern Spain (collaboration with Carlos Prieto, Department of Zoology and Animal Cell Biology, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Bilbao, Spain)

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Arrikrutz-Oñati Cave

 

Slovenia & Austria

Disentagling the carbon distribution in karst aquifers: the significance for vertical extent of groundwater biota (collaboration with Tanja Pipan, Karst Research Institute, Postojna, Slovenia and Thomas Dirnböck from Umweltbundesamt, Austria)

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Postojna Cave, Slovenia
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Kalkalpen National Park, Austria

Romania

Movile Cave (southeastern Romania) (collaboration with Serban Sarbu, USA)

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Waterscorpion (Nepa sp.) attacks its crustacean prey (BBC)

 

Greece

Anchialine cave fauna (collaboration with Serban Sarbu, USA)