Smirnov N.N., Kotov A.A. 2018. On morphological radiation of Cladocera (Crustacea) // Invertebrate Zoology. Vol.15. No.3: 231–248 [in English].

Laboratory for Ecology of Aquatic Communities and Invasions, A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky Prospect 33, Moscow 119071, Russia. E-mails: ,

ABSTRACT: Our paper is aimed at the development of the idea that morphological radiation precedes adaptive radiation, discussed in earlier studies by Nikolai N. Smirnov with reference to the water fleas (Crustacea: Cladocera).

doi: 10.15298/invertzool.15.3.03

KEY WORDS: Cladocera, morphology, evolution, adaptive radiation.

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