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Research article
15 Nov 2017
Research article |  | 15 Nov 2017

Seagrass as major source of transparent exopolymer particles in the oligotrophic Mediterranean coast

Francesca Iuculano, Carlos Maria Duarte, Núria Marbà, and Susana Agustí

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