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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 22.5 June 2011

Ecology and conservation of the Tadpole Shrimp Triops cancriformis in Britain

By - Jeremy Biggs, Ruth Feber, Geoff M Hilton, Emma Hutchins, Larry Griffin, Naomi Ewald, Deborah Pain, Ian Hughes, David Macdonald

In 2004, a population of the Tadpole Shrimp Triops cancriformis (Bosc.) (Crustacea, Branchiopoda, Notostraca) was discovered in a small, temporary (ephemeral) pool at the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) reserve at Caerlaverock, on the Solway Firth, in Dumfries & Galloway, on land jointly managed with Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) on the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve. 

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

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Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist