Lake Maggiore. Rainbow bridging the lake (Courtesy of Andrew Dawson)

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The Journal of Limnology publishes peer-reviewed original papers, review papers and notes about all aspects of limnology. The scope of the Journal of Limnology comprises the ecology, biology, microbiology, physics, and chemistry of freshwaters, including the impact of human activities, management and conservation. Coverage includes molecular-, organism-, community-, and ecosystem-level studies both applied and theoretical. Proceedings of workshops, specialized symposia, conferences, may also be accepted for publication. The Journal of Limnology is published in three issues per year, open access online and each article is available for downloading for free. A printed version is also available at the annual subscription rate of € 160. For further information on subscription terms, rates, modes of payment and shipping, etc. please contact the Publisher at

The Special Issue Recent advances in the study of Chironomidae: An overview is now available

Vol 77 No 2 (2018)

Published: 2018-08-28

Effect of temperature on behavior, glycogen content, and mortality in Limnoperna fortunei (Dunker, 1857) (Bivalvia: Mytilidae)

Jennifer T.M. Andrade, Nelmara I.S. Cordeiro, Lângia C. Montresor, Dalva M.R. Luz, Renata C.R. Luz, Carlos B. Martinez, Jairo Pinheiro, Adriano P. Paglia, Teofânia H.D.A. Vidigal

Contribution to the knowledge on the distribution of freshwater sponges – the Danube and Sava rivers case study

Stefan Andjus, Nadja Nikolic, Valerija Dobricic, Ana Marjanovic, Zoran Gacic, Goran Brankovic, Maja Rakovic, Momir Paunovic

Calcite production by the calcifying green alga Phacotus lenticularis

Sebastian Lenz, Uta Gruenert, Juergen Geist, Michael Stiefel, Maren Lentz, Uta Raeder

Multi-year succession of cyanobacteria blooms in a highland reservoir with changing nutrient status, Guizhou Province, China

Shengxing Long, Paul B. Hamilton, Yang Yang, Jianrong Ma, Ondhoro C. Chobet, Chuan Chen, Anzhi Dang, Zhiwei Liu, Xian Dong, Jiangan Chen

Leaching of carbon from native and non-native leaf litter of subtropical riparian forests

Daniel J. da Silva, Alice T. Valduga, Joseline Molozzi, Rodrigo Fornel, Rozane M. Restello, Luiz U. Hepp
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