The importance of substrate type in colonization by Cryptonemia hibernica Guiry et Irvine and its associated algae


The study showed not only that Cryptonemia hibernica colonized all thirteen substrate classes, but also that in each substrate class its colonization success rate was higher than that of any of the other macroalgae present. C. hibernica not only grew on all classes of rock, boulders and shells and as an algal epiphyte but also was found on live barnacles… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00027717


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