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A simple volumeter for small invertebrates

  • G. Persoone1
Helgoländer wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen22:BF01611367


  1. 1.

    The volumeter described is a simple device, easy to construct and to handle.

  2. 2.

    It works on the principle of displacement of a water column and permits measurement of the volume of rather small invertebrates, down to 0.01 or even 0.005 ml.