Carbon export mediated by mesopelagic fishes in the northeast Pacific Ocean

@article{Davison2013CarbonEM,
  title={Carbon export mediated by mesopelagic fishes in the northeast Pacific Ocean},
  author={Peter C. Davison and David M. Checkley and J Anthony Koslow and Jay Barlow},
  journal={Progress in Oceanography},
  year={2013},
  volume={116},
  pages={14-30}
}
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