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Contemporary Problems of Ecology

2012 year, number 1

Estimation of the Carry-Out of Matter from Water Bodies to Land by Dragonflies in the Forest-Steppe of West Siberia

O. N. Popova, A. Y. Haritonov
Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS
Keywords: dragonflies, water bodies, Baraba, forest-steppe, biomass, migration of matter in ecosystems
Pages: 49-56


Results of the perennial monitoring of the number and distribution of dragonflies at the Chany ground in the Baraba forest-steppe are presented. Estimation of the carry-out of the biomass by dragonflies from water bodies to land ecosystems is given. The data presented provide evidence of the important role of dragonflies in the migration of matter from water bodies to land.