Short-term changes of fish assemblages observed in the near-pristine reefs of the Phoenix Islands


Climate change-related disturbances are increasingly recognized as critical threats to biodiversity and species abundance. On coral reefs, climate disturbances have known consequences for reef fishes, but it is often difficult to isolate the effect of coral bleaching from preceding or simultaneous disturbances such as fishing, pollution, and habitat loss… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11160-013-9327-5


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