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Crustacean symbionts at home in suspension feeders


Schneider, F and Hinojosa Toledo, IA and Thiel, M, Crustacean symbionts at home in suspension feeders, Marine Biological Association of The United Kingdom. Journal, 10 pp. 10. ISSN 0025-3154 (2009) [Contribution to Refereed Journal]

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DOI: doi:10.1017/S0025315409000484.


When diving along the Chilean coast one is often overwhelmed by the sheer numbers and sizes of suspension -feeding invertebrates. Hundreds and thousands of sea anemones form dense carpets of tentacles reaching out for suspended paticles, and hugh accumulations of bivalves occur both in the intertidal and subtidal of exposed rocky shores.

Item Details

Item Type:Contribution to Refereed Journal
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Ecology
Research Field:Behavioural ecology
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Marine systems and management
Objective Field:Marine biodiversity
UTAS Author:Hinojosa Toledo, IA (Mr Ivan Hinojosa)
ID Code:89272
Year Published:2009
Deposited By:Sustainable Marine Research Collaboration
Deposited On:2014-02-27
Last Modified:2014-06-06

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