Molecular and morphological methods for identifying plankton : what makes a successful marriage ?

@inproceedings{McManus2009MolecularAM,
  title={Molecular and morphological methods for identifying plankton : what makes a successful marriage ?},
  author={G B McManus and Laura A. Katz},
  year={2009}
}
Precise identification of species is critical for the study of biogeography of plankton and for applying laboratory culture results to the same organism in situ. Traditionally, identification has been based on knowledge of morphological traits transmitted from generation to generation of planktologists in monographs or at the bench. Despite recent rapid… CONTINUE READING