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Riparian and microhabitat factors determine the structure of the EPT community in Andean headwater rivers of Ecuador

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Vimos-Lojano, D.; Martinez-Capel, F.; Hampel, H. (2017). Riparian and microhabitat factors determine the structure of the EPT community in Andean headwater rivers of Ecuador. Ecohydrology. 10(8):1-15. https://doi.org/10.1002/eco.1894

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Title: Riparian and microhabitat factors determine the structure of the EPT community in Andean headwater rivers of Ecuador
Author: Vimos-Lojano, Diego Martinez-Capel, Francisco Hampel, Henrietta
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ingeniería Hidráulica y Medio Ambiente - Departament d'Enginyeria Hidràulica i Medi Ambient
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[EN] This research was conducted in the high-Andean basin of the Zhurucay River in southern Ecuador. In 4 river reaches, 19 sampling campaigns were conducted per reach spread over a period of 35months. The biotic samples ...[+]
Subjects: Andean streams , EPT , Headwaters , Hydromorphology , Macroinvertebrate , Riparian corridor
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Ecohydrology. (issn: 1936-0584 )
DOI: 10.1002/eco.1894
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John Wiley & Sons
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1002/eco.1894
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info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/SENESCYT//PIC-11-715/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/SENESCYT//PIC-11-726/
Description: "This is the peer reviewed version of the following article: Vimos-Lojano, D.J., F. Martínez-Capel, and H. Hampel. 2017. Riparian and Microhabitat Factors Determine the Structure of the EPT Community in Andean Headwater Rivers of Ecuador. Ecohydrology 10 (8). Wiley: e1894. doi:10.1002/eco.1894, which has been published in final form at https://doi.org/10.1002/eco.1894. This article may be used for non-commercial purposes in accordance with Wiley Terms and Conditions for Self-Archiving."
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This research was funded by the SENESCYTPIC 11-726 Project (Interpretation of hydro-ecological processes as a basis for assessing the ecological flow in the Paute and Jubones watershed), the hydroelectric company CELECEP, ...[+]
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