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Table 6 Mean abundance (individuals/m2) of macro invertebrates species at the intermediate and along the cages encountered before the start of cage farming activities at Shirati bay

From: Environmental impacts of cage culture in Lake Victoria: the case of Shirati Bay-Sota, Tanzania

Microinvertebrates Along the cage Intermediate
Gastropods
 Bellamya costulata 69 52
Bivalves
 Sphaerium nyansae 95 651
 Sphaerium stuhlmanni 139 104
 Caelatura alluaudi 35 0
 Caelatura monceti 52 130
Worms 43 26