Aquatic Biology

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Sizing ocean giants: patterns of intraspecific size variation in marine megafauna
32 citations · 86,551 views · 4,444 downloads
Boxer crabs induce asexual reproduction of their associated sea anemones by splitting and intraspecific theft
2 citations · 37,832 views · 933 downloads
Sequencing at sea: challenges and experiences in Ion Torrent PGM sequencing during the 2013 Southern Line Islands Research Expedition
7 citations · 17,532 views · 5,018 downloads
Ship noise extends to frequencies used for echolocation by endangered killer whales
25 citations · 13,092 views · 2,676 downloads
ezRAD: a simplified method for genomic genotyping in non-model organisms
79 citations · 11,947 views · 2,730 downloads
Weight–length relationships and Fulton’s condition factors of skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) in the western and central Pacific Ocean
16 citations · 1,830 views · 12,017 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 · 11,369 views · 1,242 downloads
Gooseneck barnacles (Lepas spp.) ingest microplastic debris in the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre
69 citations · 10,489 views · 1,770 downloads
Indirect effects of overfishing on Caribbean reefs: sponges overgrow reef-building corals
38 citations · 10,535 views · 1,718 downloads
A comprehensive investigation of mesophotic coral ecosystems in the Hawaiian Archipelago
23 citations · 10,480 views · 1,248 downloads

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240 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

516 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 :) -

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

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