Object structure

Title:

Biomass production of carabid-beetles in a few forest habitats

Subtitle:

Net production of carabids in forests

Creator:

Grüm, Leszek

Contributor:

Polska Akademia Nauk. Instytut Ekologii

Publisher:

Polish Scientific Publishers

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Date issued/created:

1976

Description:

Pages 37-56 : illustrations ; 24 cm ; Bibliographical references (pages 55-56) ; Abstract in Polish

Type of object:

Journal/Article

Subject and Keywords:

ground beetles ; biomass ; forests ; Carabidae

Abstract:

Biomass production of the zoophagous Carabidae was estimated for associations of Vaccinio myrtilli-Pinetum, Pino-Quercetum, Tilio-Carpinetum and Circaeo-Alnetum. The production – in terms of dry weight – estimated for an association, changed in the consecutive years of the study. The yearly mean values of the production were the lowest for Vaccinio-myrtilli-Pinetum (0.765 kg · ha-1 · yr-1) and the highest for Circaeo-Alnetum (2.010 kg · ha-1 · yr-4), and seemed to be related to the amount of nitrogen in the leaf-fall.

References:

1. Den Boer P. J. 1971 - On the dispersal power of carabid beetles and its possible significance - Misc. Pap. Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen, 8: 119-138.
2. Gersdorf E. 1937 - Okologisch-faunistische Untersuchungen uber die Carabiden der mecklenburgischen Landschaft - Zool. Jb. 70: 17-86.
3. Greenslade P. J. M. 1964 - Pitfall trapping as a method for studying populations of Carabidae (Coleoptera) - J. Anim. Ecol. 33: 301-310.
4. Grüm L. 1959 - Seasonal changes of activity of the Carabidae - Ekol. pol. A, 7: 255-268.
5. Grüm L. 1962 - Horizontal distribution of larvae and imagines of some species of Carabidae - Ekol. pol. A, 10: 73-84.
6. Grüm L. 1966 - Diurnal activity rhythm of starved Carabidae - Bull. Acad. pol. Sci. Cl. II. Ser. Sci. biol. 14: 405-411.
7. Grüm L. 1967 - Remarks on fluctuations in density of Carabidae populations - Ekol. pol. A, 15: 335-345.
8. Grüm L. 1971a - Spatial differentiation of the Carabus L. ( Col., Carabidae) mobility - Ekol. pol. 19: 1-34.
9. Grüm L. 1971b - Remarks on the differentiation in Carabidae mobility - Ekol. pol. 19: 47-56.
10. Grüm L. 1973a - Egg production of some Carabidae species - Bull. Acad. pol. Sci. Cl. II. Ser. Sci. biol. 21: 261-268.
11. Grüm L. 1973b - Carbon and nitrogen content of body in Carabus L. and Pterostichus Bon. (Col., Carabidae) - Bull. Acad. pol. Sci. Cl. II. Ser. Sci. biol. 21: 269-270.
12. Grüm L. 1973c - Weight increase of newly hatched carabid beetles - Bull. Acad. pol. Sci. Cl. II. Ser. Sci. biol. 21: 499-503.
13. Grüm L. 1975a - Mortality patterns in carabid populations - Ekol. pol. 23: 649-665.
14. Grüm L. 1975b - Growth rate of the Carabus L. larvae (Col., Carabidae) - Ekol. pol. 23: 667-671.
15. Grüm L. 1975c - An attempt to estimate production of a few Carabus L. species (Col., Carabidae) - Ekol. pol. 23: 673-680.
16. Kaczmarek W. 1963 - An analysis of interspecific competition in communities of the soil macrofauna of some habitats in the Kampinos National Park - Ekol pol. A, 11: 421-483.
17. Kudrin A. I. 1965 - K voprosu o primenenii zemljanych lovusek dlja izucenija raspredelenija i vzaimodejstvija elementov entomofauny na poverchnosti pocvy - Trudy vses. ent. Obsc. 50: 272-290.
18. Kurka A. 1972 - Bionomy of the Czechoslovak species of the genus Calathus Bon., with notes on their rearing (Coleoptera: Carabidae) - Vest. csl. Spol. zool. 36: 101-114.
19. Larsson S. G. 1939 - Entwicklungstypen und Entwicklungszeiten der Danischen Carabiden - Ent. Meddr. 20: 277-560.
20. Lauterbach A. W. 1964 - Verbreitungs- und aktivitatsbestimmende Faktoren bei Carabiden in sauerlandischen Waldern - Abh. westf. Landesmus. Naturk. Munster, 26: 1-103.
21. Murdoch W.W. 1966 - Population stability and life history phenomena - Am. Nat. 100: 5-11.
22. Obrtel R. 1971 - Soil surface Coleoptera in a lowland forest - Acta Soc. Sci. nat. Brno, 5: 1-47.
23. Paarmann W. 1966 - Vergleichende Untersuchungen uber die Bindung zweier Carabidenarten (P. angustatus Dft. und P. oblongopunctatus F.) an ihre verschiedenen Lebensraume - Z. wiss. Zool. 174: 83-176.
24. Petruska F. 1969 - K moznosti uniku jednotlivych slozek epigeicke fauny poli z formalinovych zemnich pasti (Coleoptera) - Sb. Praci prir. Fak. palack. Univ. Olomouci, 31: 99-124.
25. Robert H., Schmidt G. 1949 - Untersuchungen uber die raumliche und biotopmassige Verteilung einheimischer Kafer (Carabidae, Silphidae; Necrophoridae, Geotrupidae) - Natur Heimat, 9: 1-19.
26. Sarova I. Ch. 1970 - Pocvennaja mezofauna listvennych lesov v Podmoskovie - Ucen. Zap. gos. ped. Inst. 394: 3-20.
27. Williams G. 1959 - Seasonal and diurnal activity of Carabidae with particular references to Nebria, Notiophilus and Feronia - J. Anim. Ecol. 28: 309-330.
28. Zimka J. 1966 - The predacity of the field frog (Rana arvalis Nilss.) and food levels in communities of soil macrofauna of forest habitats - Ekol. pol. A, 14: 589-605.
29. Zimka J. 1973 - The effect of frogs on the prey complex in forest environments - Bull. Acad. pol. Sci. Cl. II. Ser. Sci. biol. 21: 345-350.

Relation:

Ekologia Polska

Volume:

24

Issue:

1

Start page:

37

End page:

56

Resource type:

Text

Detailed Resource Type:

Article

Format:

application/pdf

Source:

MiIZ PAN, call no. P.2840 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Language of abstract:

pol

Rights:

Creative Commons Attribution BY 3.0 PL license

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. [CC BY 3.0 PL] May be used within the scope specified in Creative Commons Attribution BY 3.0 PL license, full text available at: ; -

Digitizing institution:

Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Library of the Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Operational Program Digital Poland, 2014-2020, Measure 2.3: Digital accessibility and usefulness of public sector information; funds from the European Regional Development Fund and national co-financing from the state budget.

Access:

Open

×

Citation

Citation style: