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Protecting Spiny Lobster Larvae
2013-06-13 13:04:09

The commercial value of spiny lobster (Panulirus argus) in the Caribbean reaches $1 billion annually, thus making it one of the most valuable fisheries in the region.

2012-04-23 13:34:42

The behavior of marine larvae is central to fully understanding and modeling the pelagic (open ocean) stage for many coastal organisms.

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2011-02-25 12:59:18

Thriving coral triangle depends on S China Sea and Solomon Islands for reef diversity.


Word of the Day
dittany
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.
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