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Benthological Unit

Head: dr hab. Wojciech Fiałkowski

Overseer: dr Edyta Fiałkowska

room 3.1.2, phone (012)6645128, e-mail:

Equipment: stereoscopic microscopes: Olympus SZX-7, Olympus SZ-40, microscope Nikon YS-100 coupled with a digital camera and computer furnished with LUCIA image analysis software, Helios UV-VIS photometer, field photometer, field Hanna conductometer, Hanna oxygen probe, fume cupboard, Nederman fume extractors.

Available laboratory services: sorting and determinations of aquatic macro-fauna samples, identifying various invertebrate taxa of the macro-benthos of inland waters, photographic and video-footage documentation and taking various measurements of aquatic organisms; basic analyses of chemical composition of waters.