The macrofauna of a stony sand area in the German Bight (North Sea)

@article{Khne2006TheMO,
  title={The macrofauna of a stony sand area in the German Bight (North Sea)},
  author={S. K{\"u}hne and E. Rachor},
  journal={Helgol{\"a}nder Meeresuntersuchungen},
  year={2006},
  volume={50},
  pages={433-452}
}
The sublittoral macrofauna of the Steingrund, a stony area east-northeast of Helgoland, was investigated from May till October 1991 using a van Veen grab and a small dredge. The diverse endo- and epifauna of the sandy bottoms, pebbles and boulders of this Saalian end moraine comprised 289 taxa, whereby the polychaetesMagelona papillicornis, Lanice conchilega andSpiophanes bombyx dominated in terms of abundance. Species rare in the German Bight, such as the spongeLeucandra fistulosa, the sea… Expand

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