Ecological drivers and habitat associations of estuarine bivalves

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C. Seabird McKeon; Björn G. Tunberg; Cora A. Johnston; Daniel J. Barshis;
  • Publisher: PeerJ Inc.
  • Journal: PeerJ,volume 3 (issn: 2167-8359, eissn: 2167-8359)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.7717/peerj.1348, pmc: PMC4647571
  • Subject: Salinity | Biodiversity | Medicine | Aquaculture, Fisheries and Fish Science | Sediment | Marine Biology | Ecology | R | Bivalve | Estuary | Environmental Sciences | Water flow
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Community composition of the infaunal bivalve fauna of the St. Lucie Estuary and southern Indian River Lagoon, eastern Florida was sampled quarterly for 10 years as part of a long-term benthic monitoring program. A total of 38,514 bivalves of 137 taxa were collected and... View more
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