The combined effects of salinity and temperature on larvae of the mussel Mytilus edulis

@article{Brenko1969TheCE,
  title={The combined effects of salinity and temperature on larvae of the mussel Mytilus edulis},
  author={M. Hrs. Brenko and Anthony F Calabrese},
  journal={Marine Biology},
  year={1969},
  volume={4},
  pages={224-226}
}
The combined effects of salinity and temperature on survival and growth of larvae of the mussel Mytilus edulis (L.) were studied. The effects of salinity and temperature are significantly related only as the limits of tolerance of either factor are approached. Survival of larvae at salinities from 15 to 40‰ is uniformly good (70% or better) at temperatures from 5° to 20°C, but is reduced drastically at 25 °C, particularly at high (40‰) and low (20‰) salinities. Larval growth is rapid at a… Expand
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