Fish and mucus-dwelling bacteria interact to produce a kairomone that induces diel vertical migration in Daphnia

Beklioglu M., Telli M., Gozen A. G.

FRESHWATER BIOLOGY, vol.51, pp.2200-2206, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.2006.01642.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2200-2206
  • Keywords: ampicillin, external mucus, infochemical, kanamycin, viable count, ZOOPLANKTON, HYALINA
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


1. Bacterial populations associated with fish have previously been documented to be crucial for the production of chemical signals governing the interactions between predator fish and zooplankton prey.