Giant water bug (Belostoma sp.) predation on a cave fish (Poecilia mexicana) : effects of female body size and gestational state

Martin Plath, Rüdiger Riesch, Zach Culumber, Bruno Streit, Michael Tobler

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)133-144
Number of pages12
JournalEvolutionary Ecology Research
Publication statusPublished - 2011


  • aquatic surface respiration
  • cave fish
  • life-history evolution
  • Poeciliidae
  • size-selective predation
  • toxicity
  • hydrogen sulfide
  • environmental gradient
  • extremophile fish
  • Poecilia mexicana
  • Belostoma

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