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Publikacje w czasopismach wyróżnionych w Journal Citation Report (lista filadelfijskiego Instytutu Informacji Naukowej) 2019

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1.    Adamczuk M., Mieczan T. 2019. Within-species phenotypic diversity enhances resistanceto stress - A case study using the polymorphic species Bosmina longirostris. International Review of Hydrobiology 104: 137-146.

2.    Adamczuk M., Ferencz B., Mieczan T., Dawidek J. 2019. Allochthonous subsidies as driving forces for development of plankton in an autotrophic, temperate, and small lake. Hydrobiologia, 846, 59-74.

3.    Bownik A., Pawlik-Skowrońska B. 2019. Early indicators of behavioral and physiological disturbances in Daphnia magna (Cladocera) induced by cyanobacterial neurotoxin anatoxin-a. Science of The Total Environment 695, 133913. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.

4.    Bownik A., Szabelak A., Kulińska M., Wałęka M. 2019. Effects of L-proline on swimming parameters of Daphnia magna subjected to heat stress. Journal of Thermal Biology 84, 154-163.

5.    Budzyńska A., Rosińska J., Pełechata A., Toporowska M., Napiórkowska-Krzebietke A., Kozak A., Messyasz B., Pęczuła W., Kokociński M., Szeląg-Wasielewska E., Grabowska M., Mądrecka B., Niedźwiecki M., Alcaraz Parraga P., Pełechaty M., Karpowicz M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B. 2019. Environmental factors driving the occurrence of the invasive cyanobacterium Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Nostocales) in temperate lakes. Science of the Total Environment, 650 (1): 1338-1347.

6.    Gryzińska M., Rechulicz J., Batkowska J., Jeżewska-Witkowska G., Strachecka A. 2019. Comparison of programs to design primers for Methylation-Specific PCR. Romanian Biotechnological Letters, 24(3), 479-484. DOI: 10.26327/RBL2018.251

7.    Ferencz B., Toporowska M., Dawidek J. 2019. Temporal and Vertical Relations between Various environmental factors in the largest lake of Łęczna-Włodawa Lake District (Eastern Poland). Water, 11, 1263. doi:10.3390/w11061263

8.    Mieczan T., Adamczuk M., Świątecki A., Rudyk-Leuska N. 2019. Relationship between ciliates and environmental parameters in a restored carbonate fen. J. Limnol. 1: 107-120.

9.    Mieczan T., Rudyk-Leuska N. 2019. Seasonal dynamics of the epibiont food web on Unio tumidus (Philipsson, 1788) in eutrophic reservoir. European Journal of Protistology, 69: 138-150.

10.    Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Toporowska M., Mazur-Marzec H. 2019. Effects of secondary metabolites produced by different cyanobacterial populations on the freshwater zooplankters Brachionus calyciflorus and Daphnia pulex. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 26(12): 11793-11804.

11.    Rechulicz J. 2019. Changes in a fish community in a small river related to the appearance of the invasive topmouth gudgeon Pseudorasbora parva (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846). Water, 11(9), 1857.

12.    Rechulicz J., Chałabis-Mazurek A., Valverde Piedra J.L., Mieczan T. 2019. Hg Concentrations in Muscles and Gills of Fish from Shallow Lakes of Different Trophic Status (Eastern Poland). Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, 28: 1. doi: 10.15244/pjoes/84773.

13.    Rechulicz J., Płaska W. 2019. Inter-population variability of diet of the alien species brown bullhead (Ameiurus nebulosus) from lakes with different trophic status. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 19(1): 59-69. doi: 10.4194/1303-2712-v19_01_07.

14.    Sender J., Garbowski M. 2019. Stability and Diversity in Lake Ecosystem Two Decades after Restoration.Russian Journal of Ecology 50(3): 268-279.

15.    Serafin A., Pogorzelec M., Bronowicka-Mielniczuk U. 2019. Hierarchization of abiotic environmental properties - methodical study for research on the ecology of plants in peat bog habitats. Applied Ecology and Environmental Research, 17 (2): 4081-4096.

16.    Serafin A., Sender J., Bronowicka-Mielniczuk U. 2019. Potential of shrubs, shore vegetation and macrophytes of a lake to function as a phytogeochemical barrier against biogenic substances of various origin. Water, 11 (2): 290.

17.    Sowińska-Świerkosz B., Kolejko M. 2019. Extinction risk to lake minnow (Eupallasella percnurus) due to habitat loss: Eastern Poland case study. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 191: 571.

18.    Sowińska-Świerkosz B., Soszyński D. 2019. The index of the Prognosis Rural Landscape Preferences (IPRLP) as a tool of generalizing peoples' preferences on rural landscape. Journal of Environmental Management, 248, 109272

19.    Urban D., Tokarz E., Sender J., Smal H. 2019. Chemical properties of small peatlands deposits (Eastern Polesie). International Agrophysics, DOI: 10.31545/intagr/105521.

20.    Wilk-Woźniak E., Walusiak E., Burchardt L., Cerbin S., Chmura S., Gąbka M., Glińska-Lewczuk K., Gołdyn R., Grabowska M., Karpowicz M., Klimaszyk P., Kołodziejczyk A., Kokociński M., Kraska M., Król W., Kuczyńska-Kippen N., Ligęza S., Messyasz B., Nagengast B., Ozimek T., Paczuska B. M., Pełechaty M., Pęczuła W., Pietryka M., Piotrowicz R., Pociecha A., Pukacz A., Richter D., Żbikowski J. 2019. Effects of the environs of waterbodies on aquatic plants in oxbow lakes (habitat 3150). Ecological Indicators, 98: 736-742,

21.    Zalewska E.D., Pogorzelec M., Król D., Serafin A. 2019. Fungi inhabiting the aboveground organs of downy willow (Salix lapponum L.) and swamp willow (Salix myrtilloides L.). Acta Mycologica 54(2):1134. DOI: 10.5586/am.1134.

Publikacje w czasopismach wyróżnionych w Journa

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  1. Demetraki-Paleolog A., Sender J., Kolejko M., Ścibior R. 2018. Stability in planktonic rotifer assemblages found in four old diversified forest ponds of eastern Poland. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, 27 (1): 63-70.
  2. Ferencz B., Dawidek J. 2018. The role of confluence in shaping water quality parameters on example of the flow-through Lake Bikcze (Eastern Poland). Water. 10, 679. doi:10.3390/w10060679.
  3. erencz B., Dawidek J., Toporowska M. 2018. Instability of water quality of a shallow, polymictic, flow-through lake. Water, Air & Soil Pollution. 229:141. doi: 10.1007/s11270-018-3724-2.
  4. Hawrylak-Nowak B., Dresler, S., Matraszek-Gawron R., Oszczęda Z., Pogorzelec M. 2018. The water treated with low- -frequency low-pressure glow plasma enhances the phytoavailability of selenium and promotes the growth of selenium-treated cucumber plants. Acta Sci. Pol. Hortorum Cultus, 17(4), 109-116.
  5. Kmieć K., Pogorzelec M., Haerylak-Nowak B., Banach-Albińska B. 2018. Salix lapponum L. vs. phytophagous insects - an assessment of the risks and the reaction of plants. Dendrobiology 79: 131-139.
  6. Mantzouki E., Campbell J., van Loon E., Visser P., Konstantinou I., Antoniou M. ... Toporowska M., Pawlik-Skowronska B., Niedźwiecki M., Pęczuła W., ... . Ibelings B.W. 2018. A European Multi Lake Survey dataset of environmental variables, phytoplankton pigments and cyanotoxins. Scientific Data, 5: 180226. DOI: 10.1038/sdata.2018.226
  7. Mantzouki E., Lurling M., Fastner J., de Senerpont Domis L., Wilk-Woźniak E., Koreiviene J., .... Toporowska M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Niedźwiecki M., Pęczuła W., ....Ibelings B.W. 2018. Temperature effects explain continental scale distribution of cyanobacterial toxins. Toxins. 10 (4), 156. doi:10.3390/toxins10040156.
  8. Mieczan T., Adamczuk M., Pogorzelec M. 2018. Ciliates as restoration indicators in peatbogs - 10 years of study. European Journal of Protistology, 62: 11-23.
  9. Mieczan T., Pawlik-Skowrońska B. 2018. Effects of Arcella vulgaris on microbial loop communities in peat pools (an experimental approach). Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 2: 103-113.
  10. Mieczan T., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Arva D., Berzni-Nagy L., Novak Z., Vajda C. 2018. The effect of epiphytic macroinvertebrates on microbial communities in different types of macrophyte-dominated shallow lakes. Knowledge & Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 419, 13. DOI 10.1051/kmae/2017060.
  11. Pęczuła W., Grabowska M., Zieliński P., Karpowicz M., Danielczyk M. 2018. Vertical distribution of expansive, bloom-forming algae Gonyostomum semen vs. plankton community and water chemistry in four small humic lakes. Knowledge & Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2018, 419, 28. DOI:10.1051/kmae/2018017.
  12. Płaska W., Mieczan T. 2018. Effects of water bugs on crustacean zooplankton in a shallow littoral zone. Knowledge & Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 419, 16. DOI
  13. Rechulicz J., Płaska W. 2018. The invasive Ameiurus nebulosus as a permanent part of the fish fauna in selected reservoirs in Central Europe: long term study of three shallow lakes. Turkish Journal of Zoology, 42, 464-474. doi: 10.3906/zoo-1710-16.
  14. Sender J. 2018. Impact of the drainage system on water vegetation of the Lowland Lakes (Eastern Poland). Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 18(4): 611-622. doi: 10.4194/1303-2712-v18_4_13.
  15. Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Toporowska M., Mazur-Marzec H. 2018. Toxic oligopeptides in the cyanobacterium Planktothrix agardhii-dominanted blooms and their effects on duckweed (Lemnaceae) development. Knowledge & Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2018, 419, 41.
  16. Serafin A. Pogorzelec M. Bronowicka-Mielniczuk U. 2018. Habitat preferences of Oxycoccus palustris PERS. on peatlands in East Poland in the perspective of shaping the conditions of ecological cultivation of the species. Applied Ecology and Environmental Research 16(4): 4015-4028.
  17. Solis M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Adamczuk M., Kalinowska R. 2018. Dynamics of small-sized Cladocera and their algal diet in lake with toxic cyanobacterial water blooms. Annales de Limnologie - International Journal of Limnology, 2018, 54, 6. DOI
  18. Toporowska M., Ferencz B., Dawidek J. 2018. Impact of lake-catchment processes on phytoplankton community structure in temperate shallow lakes. Ecohydrology, 11(8); e2017.
  19.  Toporowska M., Rechulicz J., Adamczuk M., Niedźwiecki M. 2018. The role of abiotic and biotic environmental factors in shaping epiphyton on common reed in shallow, hydrologically transformed, temperate lakes. Knowledge & Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 419, 18. DOI: 10.1051/kmae/2018005.


Publikacje w czasopismach wyróżnionych w Journal Citation Report (lista filadelfijskiego Instytutu Informacji Naukowej)

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  1. Bielańska-Grajner I., Mieczan T., Cieplok A. 2017. Ecology of moss-dwelling rotifers in a raised bog: differentiation of rotifer communities in microhabitats. Biologia. SectionZoology, 72 (2): 175-183.
  2. Dziga D., Maksylewicz A., Maroszek M., Budzyńska A., Napiórkowska-Krzebietke A., Toporowska M., Grabowska M., Kozak A., Rosińska J., Meriluoto J. 2017. The biodegradation of microcystins in temperate freshwater bodies with previous cyanobacterial history. Ecotoxicology and EnvironmentalSafety, 145, 420-430.
  3. Ferencz B., Toporowska M., Dawidek J., Sobolewski W. 2017. Hydro-chemical conditions of shaping the water quality of shallow Łęczna - Włodawa Lakes (Eastern Poland). CLEAN-Soil, Air, Water. 45 (5):1-6.
  4. Głębocka K., Pogorzelec M. 2017. Genetic diversity of the Salix lapponum L. population intended as a source of material for reintroduction. Dendrobiology. 78: 136-145.
  5. Grzywaczewski G, Kowalczyk-Pecka D, Cios S, Bojar W., Jankuszew A., Bojar H., Kolejko M. 2017. Tawny owl (Strix aluco) as a potential transmitter of Enterobacteriaceae epidemiologically relevant for forest service workers, nature protection service and ornithologists. Ann AgricEnviron Med. 24: 62-65.
  6. Mieczan T., Adamczuk M., Pęczuła W., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B. 2017. Effects of experimental addition of nitrogen and phosphorus on microbial and metazoan communities in a peatbog. EuropeanJournal of Protistology. 59: 50-64.
  7. Mieczan T., Adamczuk M., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2017. Ecology of ciliates in microbial mats in meltwater streams, King George Island, maritime Antarctica. Polar Biology 40: 1071-1083.
  8. Mieczan T., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2017. Microbial Communities as Environmental Indicators of Ecological Disturbance in Restored Carbonate Fen-Results of 10 Years of Studies. MicrobialEcology, 74: 384-401.
  9. Niedźwiecki M., Adamczuk M., Mieczan T. 2017. Trophic interactions among the heterotrophic components of plankton in man-made peat pools. Journal of Limnology. DOI: 10.4081/jlimnol.2017.1594.
  10. Pęczuła W., Mieczan T., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2017. Distribution of planktonic crustaceans and its diurnal changes in a hypertrophic shallow lake: does the switch from turbid-water state to clear-water state matters? Annales de Limnologie - International Journal of Limnology 53: 369 - 376.
  11. Pęczuła W., Toporowska M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Koreiviene J. 2017. An experimental study on the influence of the bloom-forming alga Gonyostomum semen (Raphidophyceae) on cladoceran species Daphnia magna. Knowl. Manag. Aquat. Ecosyst. 418:15.
  12. Sender J., Maślanko W. 2017. Floristic diversity of lakes subjected to long term changes in the water network of the West Polesie (Eastern Poland). Transylvanian Review of Systematical and Ecological Research "The Wetlands Diversity" 19.3: 1-16.
  13. Sender J., Maślanko W., Różańska-Boczula M., Cianfaglione K. 2017. A new multi-criteria method for the ecological assessment of lakes: A case study from the Transboundary Biosphere Reserve 'West Polesie' (Poland). Journal of Limnology, Special Issue: Bio-monitoring. DOI: 10.4081/jlimnol.2017.1639.
  14. Serafin A., Pogorzelec M., Bronowicka-Mielniczuk U. 2017. The specificity of natural habitats of Menyanthestrifoliata L. in the peat bogs of the central parts of eastern Poland. Applied Ecology and EnvironmentalResearch. 15(3): 849-859.
  15. Sowińska-Świerkosz B. 2017. The application of surrogate measures of ecological quality assessment: the introduction of the Indicator of Ecological Landscape Quality (IELQ). EcologicalIndicators 73: 224-234.
  16. Sowińska-Świerkosz B. 2017. Review of cultural heritage indicators related to landscape: Types, categorisation schemes and their usefulness in quality assessment. EcologicalIndicators 81: 526-542.
  17. Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Mieczan T. 2017. Submerged macrophytes as bioindicators of environmental conditions in shallow lakes in eastern Poland. Ann. Limnol. - Int. J. Lim. 53: 27-34.



  1. Adamczuk M. 2016. Past, present, and future roles of small cladoceranBosminalongirostris (O. F. Muller, 1785) in aquatic ecosystems. Hydrobiologia. 767, 1-11.
  2. Kornijów R., Kowalewski G., Sugier P., Kaczorowska A., Gąsiorowski M., Woszczyk M. 2016. Towards a more precisely defined macrophyte-dominated regime: the recent history of a shallow lake in Eastern Poland. Hydrobiologia. 772, 45-62.
  3. Kowalewski G.A., Kornijów R., McGowan S., Kaczorowska A., Bałaga K., Namiotko T., Gąsiorowski M., Wasiłowska A. 2016. Disentangling natural and anthropogenic drivers of changesin a shallow lake using palaeolimnology and historical archives. Hydrobiologia. 767, 301-320.
  4. Mieczan T., Adamczuk M. 2016. Ecology of ciliates in microbial mats in small ponds: relationship to environmental parameters (King George Island, Maritime Antarctica). Ann. Zool. Fennici. 53, 201-214.
  5. Mieczan T., Adamczuk M., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Nawrot D. 2016. Effect of water chemistry on zooplanktonic and microbial communities across freshwater ecotones in different macrophyte-dominated shallow lakes. Journal of Limnology. 2, 262-274.
  6. Niedźwiecki M., Mieczan T., Adamczuk M. 2016. Ecology of testate amoebae (Protists) in Sphagnum dominated peatbog and relation of species assemblages to environmental parameters. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies. 45(3), 344-352.
  7. Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Toporowska M. 2016. How to mitigate cyanobacterial blooms and cyanotoxin production in eutrophic water reservoirs? Hydrobiologia. 778(1), 45-59.
  8. Płaska W.,Kurzątkowska A., Stępień A., Buczyńska E., Pakulnicka J., Szlauer-Lukaszewska A., Zawal A. 2016. The effect of dredging of a small lowaland river on aquatic Heteroptera. Ann. Zool. Fennici. 53, 139-153.
  9. Rechulicz J., Płaska W., 2016. Zróżnicowanie zespołów ryb w małych rzekach położonych na terenach zalesionych i niezalesionych. Sylwan. 160(4), 344-352.
  10. Toporowska M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Kalinowska R. 2016. Mass development of diazotrophic cyanobacteria (Nostocales) and production of neurotoxic anatoxin-a in a Planktothrix(Oscillatoriales) dominated temperate lake. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 227(9), 321-334.
  11. Solis M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Kalinowska R. 2016. Seasonal changes of phytoplankton and cyanobacteria/cyanotoxin risk in two shallow morphologically altered lakes: Effects of water level manipulation (Wieprz-Krzna Canal System, Eastern Poland). EcologicalIndicators. 66, 103-112.




  1. Adamczuk M., Mieczan T., 2015. Different levels of precision in studies on the alimentary tract content of omnivorous fish affect predictions of their food niche and competitive interactions. ComptesRendusBiologies. 338, 678-687.
  2. Adamczuk M.,Mieczan T.,Nawrot D., Rechulicz J.2015. Indirect effect of environmental factors on interactions between microbial and classical food webs in freshwater ecosystems. Ann. Limnol. - Int. J. Limnol. 51, 49-58.
  3. Adamczuk M.,Mieczan T., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M.,Demetraki-Paleolog A. 2015. Rotatoria-Cladocera-Copepoda relations in the long-term monitoring of water quality in lakes with trophic variation (E. Poland). Environmental Earth Sciences. 73, 8189-8196.
  4. Grzywna A., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Bochniak A., Marczuk A., Jóźwiakowski K., Mazur A., Obroślak R., Nieścioruk K., Zarajczyk J. 2015. Zastosowanie wskaźników chemicznych i biologicznych do oceny potencjału ekologicznego sztucznych cieków wodnych. PrzemysłChemiczny. 94(11), 1954-1957.
  5. Kalinowska R., Backor., Pawlik-Skowrońska B. 2015. Parietin in the tolerant lichen Xanthoriaparietina (L.) Th. Fr. Increases protection of Trebouxia photobionts from cadmium excess. Ecological Indicators. 58, 132-138.
  6. Mieczan T.,Adamczuk M. 2015. Ecology of testate amoebae (Protists) in mosses: distribution and relation of species assemblages with environmental parameters (King George Island, Antarctica). Polar Biology. 38, 221-230.
  7. Mieczan T., Adamczuk M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Toporowska M. 2015. Eutrophication of peatbogs: consequences of P and N enrichment for microbial and metazoan communities in mesocosm experiments. Aquatic Microbial Ecology. 74, 121-141.
  8. Mieczan T., Niedźwiecki M., Adamczuk M., Bielańska-Grajner I. 2015. Stable isotope analyses revealed high seasonal dynamics in the food web structure of a peatbog. International Review of Hydrobiology. 100, 141-150.
  9. Mieczan T., Niedźwiecki M., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2015. Effect of rotifers, copepods and chironomid larvae on microbial communities in peatlands. European Journal of Protistology. 51, 386-400.
  10. Mieczan T., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Adamczuk M.,Pęczuła W.,Demetraki-Paleolog A., Niedźwiecki M.2015. Research of different types of peatbogs: relationschips of biocenosis structures and physico-chemical parameters. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 1, 191-198.
  11. Pęczuła W. 2015. Variability of coloured dissolved organic carbon in seepage humic lakes as related to lake morphometry, catchment characteristics and precipitation. Ecohydrology. 8, 1229-1238. (35 pkt., IF=2.138).
  12. Pęczuła W., Suchora M., Żukowska G. 2015. The influence of glucose and peat extract additions on the spring recruitment of Gonyostomum semen from the sediments. Hydrobiologia. 744, 177-186.
  13. Rechulicz J., Płaska W., Nawrot D. 2015. Occurrence, dispersion and habitat preferences of Amur sleeper (Perccottusglenii) in oxbow lakes of a large river and its tributary. Aquatic Ecology. 49, 389-399.
  14. Solis M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Kalinowska R. 2015. Development of toxin-producing cyanobacteria during the water level manipulation in a shallow heavily modified lake.Oceanological and HydrobiologicalStudies. 44(2), 223-235.




  1. Adamczuk M. 2014. Niche separation by litoral-benthic Chydoridae (Cladocera, Crustacea) in a deep lake - potential drivers of their distributions and role in littoral-pelagic coupling. Journal of Limnology. 73, 490-501.
  2. Cieśla M., Jończyk R., Gozdowski D., Śliwiński J., Rechulicz J., Andrzejewski W. 2014. Changes in ide Leuciscusidus (L.) females’ reproductive parameters after stimulation with carp pituitary homogenate (CPH) and Ovopel: the effect of domestication? Aquaculture International. 22, 77-88.
  3. Demetraki-Paleolog A. 2014. Studies on sustainability of planktonic rotifer assemblages in select national park ponds and wetland reservoirs. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 23(1), 51-56.
  4. Ferencz B., Dawidek J., Toporowska M.2014. Hydrochemical versus biological conditions of the functioning of three shallow lakes in Łęczna-Włodawa. Water Environment Research. 86(3), 269-276.
  5. Krzemińska I., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Trzcińska M., Tys J. 2014. Influence of photoperiods on the growth rate and biomass productivity of green microalgae. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering. 37, 735-741.
  6. Mieczan T. 2014. Differentiation of microbial loop components in small anthropogenic reservoirs. Polish Journal of Ecology. 62, 325-334.
  7. Mieczan T., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2014. Ecology of moss dwelling ciliates from King George Island (Antarctic): the effect of environmental parameters. Polish Polar Research. 4, 609-625.
  8. Mieczan T., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Płaska W., Rechulicz J. 2014. Abiotic predictors of faunal communities in an ombrotrophic peatland lagg and an open peat bog. Israel Journal of Ecology &Evolutionsr. 60, 62-74.
  9. Nawrot D., Mieczan T. 2014. Ciliates vs. another components of microbial loop in the psammolittoral zone: horizontal distribution. Turkish Journal of Zoology. 38, 168-178.
  10. Nawrot D., Mieczan T. 2014. Diel changes in the horizontal distribution of psammonic ciliates and rotifers in shallow eutrophic lake. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 23(2), 419-425.
  11. Pęczuła W., Suchora M. 2014. The influence of barley straw extract addition on the growth of duckweed (Lemnavaldiviana Phil.) under laboratory conditions. Knowledge & Management of Aquatic Ecosystems. 415(1), 1-7.
  12. Pęczuła W.,Szczurowska A., Poniewozik M. 2014. Phytoplankton community in early stages of reservoir development – a case study from the newly formed, colored, and episodic lake of mining-subsidence genesis. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 23(2), 585-591.
  13. Płaska W., Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2014. Influence of abiotic factors on species spectrum of zoopleuston in different types of peatlands. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 23(2), 441-447.
  14. Pokora W., Baścik-Remisiewicz A., Tukaj S., Kalinowska R., Pawlik-Skowrońska B.,Dziadziuszko M., Tukaj Z. 2014. Adaptation strategies of two closely related Desmodesmusarmatus (green alga) strains contained different amounts of cadmium: A study with light-induced synchronized cultures of algae. Journal of Plant Physiology. 171, 69-79.
  15. Rechulicz J., Ognik K., Grela E. 2014. The Effect of Adding Protein-Xanthophylls Concentrate (PX) from Lucerne (Medicago sativa) on Growth Parameters and Redox Profile in Muscles of carp, Cyprinuscarpio (L.). Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 14, 697-703.
  16. Rechulicz J. 2014. Long-Term Changes of the Fish Community in a Small Hypertrophic Lake. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 23(3), 845-851.
  17. Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2014. Spatial distribution of epiphytic chironomid larvae in a shallow macrophyte-dominated lake: effect of macrophyte species and food resources. Limnology. 15, 141-153.
  18. Tarkowska-Kukuryk M. 2014. Effects of lake transparency on diversity of microhabitats for chironomid communities. Polish Journal of Ecology. 62, 575-588.
  19. Tarkowska-Kukuryk M., Mieczan T.2014. Distribution and environmental determinants of chironomids (Diptera, Chironomidae) in Sphagnum microhabitats. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 23(2), 483-490.
  20. Toporowska M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B. 2014. Four-year study on phytoplankton biodiversity in a small hypertrophic lake affected by water blooms of toxigenic cyanobacteria. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies. 23(2), 491-499.
  21. Toporowska M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B., Kalinowska R. 2014. Accumulation and effects of cyanobacterial microcystins and anatoxin-a on benthic larvae of Chironomusspp. (Diptera: Chironomidae). European Journal of Entomology. 111(1), 83-90.
  22. Trzcińska M., Pawlik-Skowrońska B.,Krokowski D., Watanabe S. , 2014 Genetic and morphological characteristics of two ecotypes of Eustigmatoscalaminaris sp. nov. (Eustigmatophyceae) inhabiting Zn- and Pb-loaded calamine mine spoils. Fottea, Olomouc. 14(1), 1-13.




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