Functional diversity in coral-dinoflagellate symbiosis.


Symbioses are widespread in nature and occur along a continuum from parasitism to mutualism. Coral-dinoflagellate symbioses are defined as mutualistic because both partners receive benefit from the association via the exchange of nutrients. This successful interaction underpins the growth and formation of coral reefs. The symbiotic dinoflagellate genus… (More)
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0801328105


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@article{Stat2008FunctionalDI, title={Functional diversity in coral-dinoflagellate symbiosis.}, author={Michael Stat and Emily A Morris and Ruth D. Gates}, journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America}, year={2008}, volume={105 27}, pages={9256-61} }