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Inventory of the morphometric and limnologic characteristics of the large lakes of the world

Charles E. Herdendorf

Inventory of the morphometric and limnologic characteristics of the large lakes of the world

by Charles E. Herdendorf

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Published by Ohio State University, Sea Grant Program in Columbus .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lakes.,
  • Limnology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles E. Herdendorf.
    SeriesTechnical bulletin -- TB-OHSG-17., Technical bulletin TB-OHSG -- 17.
    ContributionsOhio State University. Sea Grant Program.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. :
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14264014M

      In contrast, morphometric discriminant analyses gave relatively low distinction: % of fish were ascribed to the correct species cluster. The observed morphometric differences came from the dorsal and anal spines lengths, with T. chatareus having shorter dorsal and longer anal spines than T. jaculatrix. Overall, meristic traits were more. The study of geometric morphometrics in anthropology has made a major impact on the field of morphometrics by aiding in some of the technological and methodological advancements. Geometric morphometrics is an approach that studies shape using Cartesian landmark and semilandmark coordinates that are capable of capturing morphologically distinct shape variables.

    Start studying anthro chap 6. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Q 4. OK, now what is geometric morphometrics? A 4. GEOMETRIC MORPHOMETRICS is the statistical analysis of a particular kind of geometric information about organisms: information about exactly where the parts of the organism are with respect to each other. Geometric morphometric tools combine morphometrics (geometry of organisms), computer science, and modern engineering to focus on .

    The book by Zelditch et al. () is known as the "green book". Note2: Please check the reviews before investing in one of the books listed above. The list is intended to be comprehensive and not a list of recommended readings. morphometric features is, however, limited, because skele-tal elements vary in three dimensions. Thus, if pillars are cut obliquely or are not absolutely straight, their lengths cannot be estimated properly. Moreover, conventional variables are highly correlated with each other, because skeletal elements fit together within a single three-dimen-.


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Inventory of the morphometric and limnologic characteristics of the large lakes of the world. [Columbus]: Ohio State University, Ohio Sea Grant College Program, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Morphometric analysis, quantitative description and analysis of landforms as practiced in geomorphology that may be applied to a particular kind of landform or to drainage basins and large regions generally.

Formulas for right circular cones have been fitted to the configurations of alluvial fans, logarithmic spirals have been used to describe certain shapes of beaches, and drumlins, spoon.

The most widely used set of morphometric characteristics, is the subdivision of all points on a surface into one of pits, peaks, channels, ridges, passes and planes (see Figure ).

The names of these features suggest a geomorphological interpretation, but they may be unambiguously described in terms of rates of change of three orthogonal. Principal component analysis of 14 morphometric measurements extracted five factors with eigenvalues >1 for morphometric traits, explaining % and of the variance in male and female, respectively (Table 5).

The first principal component (PC1) accounted for % and % of the variation and the second principal componentAuthor: Saber Vat, oust, Asghar Abdoli, Hossein Anvarifar, Hamed Mousavi-Sabet. lakes in fundamental ecosystem characteristics that may be relat ed to lake morphometry, catchment area features, measurement uncertainties and other factors (mostly climate).

The size and form of Author: Lars Håkanson. morphometric characteristics, anatomical - histometric characteristics.

Agroznanje, vol. 13, brIntroduction Symptoms of virus diseases caused by viruses are induced by changes which they create in plant’s cells; the infected cells are changed physiologically, which may.

Morphometrics is one of the most dynamic and popular fields on the contemporary biological scene. Focusing, as it does, on the quantitative characterization and analysis of morphological data, students increasingly see morphometrics as a necessary complement to molecular studies in their quests to understand the origin and maintenance of biodiversity.

Some morainal lakes occur at the ends of long valleys after glaciers have receded, including the Finger Lakes of New York (Fig. 1C), which are elongate, radially arranged basins that range from small ponds to large lakes, such as Seneca ( km 2 area, m depth; Hutchinson, ; Berg, ).

This work introduces an interpretational key to quantify and understand how much of variations among lakes in fundamental ecosystem characteristics that may be related to lake morphometry, catchment area features, measurement uncertainties and other factors (mostly climate).

The size and form of lakes regulate many general transport processes, such as sedimentation, internal loading and. Morphometric parameters are needed for example, to evaluate erosion, nutrient loading rates, chemical mass, heat content and thermal stability, biological productivity and effectiveness of growth, and many other structural and functional components of the ecosystem.

Morphometric studies are based on a set of measurements which represent size and shape variation and are continuous data. The geometric morphometric analysis covers the entire fish in a uniform network, and theoretically should increase the likelihood of extracting morphometric differences within and between species (Rohlf, ).

Chapter Five - Morphometric Characterisation Page produce truly planar facets with profile convexity components of zero (the only relatively common exception being flat regions such as lakes and coastal areas), and (ii) true peaks, passes and pits usually have an overall slope value when their neighbours are considered.

Figure Morphometric Characteristics of Linear and Areal Aspects of the Basin The noted hydraulic engineer R. Horton () laid the foundation of quantitative and systematic approach in geomorphology based on morphometric techniques.

The drainage basin is generally regarded as the most satisfactory basic. the characteristics of particular lake basins, their groundwater, drainage basins and climate. The hydrological cycle, which can be altered extensively by human induced changes of surface water systems, determines the distribution of lakes in relation to the suitable catchment (watershed) area.

At this juncture in the field’s development, a more up-to-date and thorough treatment of the use of morphometric procedures in a wide variety of contexts is needed. The book in hand, Morphometrics provides such answers to real-world questions for real-world systematists.

Information the morphometric measurements of fishes and the study of statistical relationship among them are essential for taxonomic work (Narejo, ) [12]. Vladykov () [6] and Tandon et al.

() [13] are of view that morphometric characters can be successfully employed for ascertaining the genetically controlled and environmentally. The Basic Concept to Study Morphometric Analysis of River Drainage Basin: A Review Mangesh Deepak Kulkarni Rajaram College, Department of Geology, Kolhapur, India Abstract: Morphometry is the measurement and mathematical evaluation of earth’s surface, form and the dimension of the landforms.

Morphometric maps of the terminal airway can be computed from D L and D T maps using the phenomenological model of Sukstanskii et al. [56]. Fig. shows representative 2D coronal projection Xe morphometric maps for R, r, h, and L m computed using the cylinder model [58], for both a representative healthy rat (Fig.

A) as well as a rat 2-weeks postirradiation (Fig. The value of morphometric features used in studies of stromatoporoids is also limited by intercorrelations. A similar problem arises when textural and stereological characteristics are utilized. Therefore, PCA should be performed in order to estimate character independence and establish meaningful character weights.

Evans, ), “low”and“high” relief indicating small and large elevation contrasts respectively. 5 To minimise confusion, the authors of this book have agreed to consistently use geomorphometry to denote the scientific discipline and land surface6 to indicate the principal object of study.

Digital representation of the land surface. 2. Landmark-based morphometric analysis. The kelp grouper, red spotted grouper and seven-banded grouper were measured by geometric morphometric methods of Bookstein and Park et al.

().The multivariately linear dimensions in pictures of Figs. 1, 2 and 3 were taken to the nearest cm using digital vernier calipers (CD- 20CP; Mitytoyo, Kawasaki, Japan) for each species.Much of the Watonwan River tributary system to the upper Mississippi River basin (UMR), and the fluvial systems to which it drains, are listed as impaired under the United States Environmental Protection Agency Clean Water Act(d) and/or by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.

In addition, eutrophic conditions and excessive sedimentation rates exist in Lake Pepin, a riverine lake to which.s in the transverse and sagittal planes, and the depth to the anterior cortex in a line parallel to the midline of the vertebral body and along the pedicle axis.

There was no significant difference between data obtained from CT scans and specimen roentgenograms. Pedicles were widest at L5 and narrowest at T5 in the transverse plane. The widest pedicles in the sagittal plane were seen at T