Sources and mechanisms of inorganic carbon transport for coral calcification and photosynthesis.

@article{Furla2000SourcesAM,
  title={Sources and mechanisms of inorganic carbon transport for coral calcification and photosynthesis.},
  author={Paola Furla and I Galgani and Isabelle H. Durand and Denis Allemand},
  journal={The Journal of experimental biology},
  year={2000},
  volume={203 Pt 22},
  pages={3445-57}
}
The sources and mechanisms of inorganic carbon transport for scleractinian coral calcification and photosynthesis were studied using a double labelling technique with H(14)CO(3) and (45)Ca. Clones of Stylophora pistillata that had developed into microcolonies were examined. Compartmental and pharmacological analyses of the distribution of(45)Ca and H(14)CO(3) in the coelenteron, tissues and skeleton were performed in dark or light conditions or in the presence of various seawater HCO(3… CONTINUE READING
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