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20 Nov 2012
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Bioerosion by microbial euendoliths in benthic foraminifera from heavy metal-polluted coastal environments of Portovesme (south-western Sardinia, Italy)

A. Cherchi, C. Buosi, P. Zuddas, and G. De Giudici

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