Articles | Volume 12, issue 14
Biogeosciences, 12, 4209–4220, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4209-2015
Biogeosciences, 12, 4209–4220, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4209-2015

Research article 17 Jul 2015

Research article | 17 Jul 2015

Impact of seawater carbonate chemistry on the calcification of marine bivalves

J. Thomsen et al.

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