Yıl 2021, Cilt 4 , Sayı 1, Sayfalar 21 - 37 2020-11-12

Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India

Sivaruban BARATHY [1] , Thambiratnam SİVARUBAN [2] , Muthukumarasamy ARUNACHALAM [3] , Pandiarajan SRİNİVASAN [4]


The main objective of this study was to evaluate the community structure of the order Ephemeroptera in the Southern Western Ghats ecoregion along with Principal Component Analysis (PCA) and Canonical Correspondence Analysis (CCA) from 2017 to 2018. Ecological parameters estimated at each collecting site were pH, dissolved oxygen, biological oxygen demand, hardness and alkalinity. This research investigation was carried out in 30 streams of Palni and Cardamom hills in Western Ghats of Southern India. With PCA examination, the sites like Dhobikana, Fern hill and Poomparai of Palni hills are plotted far apart and are not supported by the ecological parameters like in the other sites. Dhobikana of Palni hills is exceptionally contaminated in light of the fact that dhobis are associated with washing garments so cleanser contamination is prevalent around there. In cardamom hills, Santhamparai near bridge and Nayamakkadu are left far apart indicating they are not supported by physico-chemical parameters, mainly due to pollution. From to the CCA results, it is discovered that Baetis species favor β-mesosaprobic habitat and Indialis badia inclines toward high altitudinal region. From the outcomes, it is presumed that pH, dissolved oxygen, biological oxygen demand, hardness and alkalinity were the essential components administering the mayfly community and structure.
PCA, Dhobikana, Dissolved oxygen, pH, Baetis, Ephemera nadinae
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Orcid: 0000-0002-9464-6464
Yazar: Sivaruban BARATHY (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: Fatima College, Department of Zoology, Madurai
Ülke: India


Orcid: 0000-0001-8997-9355
Yazar: Thambiratnam SİVARUBAN
Kurum: The American College, PG& Research department of Zoology, Madurai
Ülke: India


Orcid: 0000-0003-3979-2829
Yazar: Muthukumarasamy ARUNACHALAM
Kurum: Central University of Kerala, School of Biological Sciences, Department of Animal Science/Zoology, Kasargod, Kerala
Ülke: India


Orcid: 0000-0001-8118-3256
Yazar: Pandiarajan SRİNİVASAN
Kurum: The American College, PG& Research department of Zoology, Madurai
Ülke: India


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Başvuru Tarihi : 26 Mayıs 2020
Kabul Tarihi : 30 Temmuz 2020
Yayımlanma Tarihi : 12 Kasım 2020

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APA Barathy, S , Si̇varuban, T , Arunachalam, M , Sri̇ni̇vasan, P . (2020). Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India . Aquatic Research , 4 (1) , 21-37 . DOI: 10.3153/AR21003
MLA Barathy, S , Si̇varuban, T , Arunachalam, M , Sri̇ni̇vasan, P . "Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India" . Aquatic Research 4 (2020 ): 21-37 <http://aquatres.scientificwebjournals.com/tr/pub/issue/56921/742763>
Chicago Barathy, S , Si̇varuban, T , Arunachalam, M , Sri̇ni̇vasan, P . "Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India". Aquatic Research 4 (2020 ): 21-37
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ISNAD Barathy, Sivaruban , Si̇varuban, Thambiratnam , Arunachalam, Muthukumarasamy , Sri̇ni̇vasan, Pandiarajan . "Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India". Aquatic Research 4 / 1 (Kasım 2020): 21-37 . https://doi.org/10.3153/AR21003
AMA Barathy S , Si̇varuban T , Arunachalam M , Sri̇ni̇vasan P . Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India. Aquat Res. 2020; 4(1): 21-37.
Vancouver Barathy S , Si̇varuban T , Arunachalam M , Sri̇ni̇vasan P . Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India. Aquatic Research. 2020; 4(1): 21-37.
IEEE S. Barathy , T. Si̇varuban , M. Arunachalam ve P. Sri̇ni̇vasan , "Community structure of mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in tropical streams of Western Ghats of Southern India", Aquatic Research, c. 4, sayı. 1, ss. 21-37, Kas. 2020, doi:10.3153/AR21003