Does elevated pCO2 affect reef octocorals?
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Ecology and Evolution
Volume 3, Issue 3, pages 465–473, March 2013
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Ecology and Evolution 2013; 3(3): 465–473
- Issue online: 11 MAR 2013
- Version of Record online: 26 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 22 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 14 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Received: 13 JUN 2012
- Israel Cohen Chair in Environmental Zoology
- Israel Science Foundation
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