Freshwater Sponges In Three Western Montana Lakes

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Authors
Pribyl, Jennifer
Advisor
John Addis
Jean Smith
Fr. Eugene Peoples
Editor
Date of Issue
1993-04-01
Subject Keywords
freshwater sponges, Ephvdataia muelleri, Sponailla lacustris, Eunapius fragilis, Ephydatia fluviatilis
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Title
Freshwater Sponges In Three Western Montana Lakes
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Type
thesis
Description
Abstract
The object of this study was to identify types of freshwater sponges present in western Montana and to determine destribution of the different species. An attempt was also made to estimate growth rate. In Salmon Lake, Ephydatia muelleri. and Spongilla lacustris were found. In Blanchard Lake, Ephvdataia muelleri. Sponailla lacustris. and Eunapius fragilis were identified. Within Rock Island Lake, Eunapius fragilis and Ephydatia fluviatilis (tentative) were identified.
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Degree Awarded
Bachelor's
Semester
Spring
Department
Life & Environmental Sciences