Articles | Volume 7, issue 3
08 Mar 2010
 | 08 Mar 2010

Light effects on the isotopic fractionation of skeletal oxygen and carbon in the cultured zooxanthellate coral, Acropora: implications for coral-growth rates

A. Juillet-Leclerc and S. Reynaud

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