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Connecting organic to mineral: How the physiological state of an ecosystem-engineer is linked to its habitat structure
© 2018 Elsevier Ltd The honeycomb worm Sabellaria alveolata is capable of building extensive bioconstructions, including what are currently considered Europe's largest biogenic reefs. The size and volume of these ...
Urban blue: A global analysis of the factors shaping people's perceptions of the marine environment and ecological engineering in harbours.
Marine harbours are the focus of a diverse range of activities and subject to multiple anthropogenically induced pressures. Support for environmental management options aimed at improving degraded harbours depends on ...
Effects of the maternal and current social environment on female body mass and reproductive traits in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
(Company of Biologists, 2019-01-24)
Impacts of the mycotoxin zearalenone on growth and photosynthetic responses in laboratory populations of freshwater macrophytes (Lemna minor) and microalgae (Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata).
Mycotoxins are an important class of chemicals of emerging concern, recently detected in aquatic environments, potentially reflecting the influence of fungicide resistance and climatic factors on fungal diseases in ...
Efficient coralline algal psbA mini barcoding and High Resolution Melt (HRM) analysis using a simple custom DNA preparation
(Nature Research (part of Springer Nature), 2019-01-24)
Role of waves and tides on depth of closure and potential for headland bypassing
© 2018 Depth of closure is a fundamental concept used to define the seaward extent of a morphodynamically active shoreface at a particular temporal scale. The estimation of this limit in relation to the depth in front of ...
Coexistence and the niche in a nurse-cactus interaction: is cyclic dynamics justified?
1. The interaction between the nurse plant Larrea tridentata and the cacti Cylindropuntia leptocaulis is thought to follow cyclical-replacement dynamics. However, the required changing nature of their interaction, from ...