Aquatic Biology

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Sizing ocean giants: patterns of intraspecific size variation in marine megafauna
31 citations · 85,597 views · 4,303 downloads
Boxer crabs induce asexual reproduction of their associated sea anemones by splitting and intraspecific theft
2 citations · 37,337 views · 869 downloads
Sequencing at sea: challenges and experiences in Ion Torrent PGM sequencing during the 2013 Southern Line Islands Research Expedition
7 citations · 16,473 views · 4,392 downloads
Ship noise extends to frequencies used for echolocation by endangered killer whales
23 citations · 12,068 views · 2,481 downloads
ezRAD: a simplified method for genomic genotyping in non-model organisms
75 citations · 11,633 views · 2,667 downloads
Weight–length relationships and Fulton’s condition factors of skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) in the western and central Pacific Ocean
14 citations · 1,694 views · 10,900 downloads
Isthminia panamensis, a new fossil inioid (Mammalia, Cetacea) from the Chagres Formation of Panama and the evolution of ‘river dolphins’ in the Americas
14 citations · 10,980 views · 1,213 downloads
Indirect effects of overfishing on Caribbean reefs: sponges overgrow reef-building corals
35 citations · 10,076 views · 1,649 downloads
Gooseneck barnacles (Lepas spp.) ingest microplastic debris in the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre
63 citations · 9,814 views · 1,667 downloads
A comprehensive investigation of mesophotic coral ecosystems in the Hawaiian Archipelago
20 citations · 10,119 views · 1,197 downloads

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140 days ago
We're thrilled to announce that our video won 1st place in @ocean180video challenge! Watch the video and then learn more about #parrotfish on #coralreefs in the source paper @TseLynn @StevenMcMurray @vicentejan

Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems in Hawaii #coralreef #深海珊瑚 via @thePeerJ

416 days ago
Boxer Crabs are the first known animals to stimulate another to reproduce. They host anemones like boxing gloves ...

Ship noise extends to frequencies used for echolocation by endangered killer whales TC4032 Hydrophone

@NHM_London ...and plenty to choose from in this great round-up of "ocean giants" by @DrCraigMc & co, ofc :) -

486 days ago
River dolphins evolved independently on different continents & even within S. America. See also @PyensonLab review:

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