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Institute/Center: Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales (MNCN)

Author: Carlos Puch

Dr. Ana Camacho (MNCN, CSIC) climbing down a well in the abbyss CO.209, Sierra de la Collada (Asturias), to access the sampling area in search of subterranean aquatic crustaceans (Syncarida Bathynellacea). The morphological and molecular study of these tiny crustaceans (1 mm) (batinelas) is part of a project MICINN (CGL2010-15786) in development in the MNCN.

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A well in an abbyss, Sierra de la Collada (Asturias), to access the sampling area in search of subterranean aquatic crustaceans