A comparison of epifaunal communities associated with the stems of salt marsh grasses Phragmites australis and Spartina alterniflora

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The invasion of Phragmites australis (common reed) into Spartina alterniflora (cordgrass) salt marshes along the northeastern coast of the United States has recently been of concern. Numerous studies have evaluated the effects of P. australis on marsh nekton and infauna, but its effects on the distribution of stem-dwelling epifaunal communities has not been… (More)
DOI: 10.1672/0277-5212(2005)025[0001:ACOECA]2.0.CO;2

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@article{Robertson2009ACO, title={A comparison of epifaunal communities associated with the stems of salt marsh grasses Phragmites australis and Spartina alterniflora}, author={Tish L. Robertson and Judith Shulman Weis}, journal={Wetlands}, year={2009}, volume={25}, pages={1-7} }