Distribution of freshwater Ostracoda ( Crustacea) in Southeast Asia.

R. Victor, C. H. Fernando

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SE Asian species are arranged into 5 distributional categories and similarities between different geographical regions are discussed. SE Asian ostracod genera show affinities with those of other zoogeographical regions. Passive dispersal affecting freshwater ostracod distribution is discussed. The merits of the 'rice-seed' transport hypothesis in explaining freshwater ostracod distribution in SE Asia are considered.-from Authors

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)281-288
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Biogeography
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Ecology


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