• Posted on: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 05:56
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Effects of CO2-induced ocean acidification on physiological and mechanical properties of the starfish Asterias rubens
Collard, M

The common sea star (Asterias rubens) appeared to withstand the effects of reduced seawater pH, at least for short-term exposures of 15 to 27 days, with no significant changes in the strength of its tube feet or the RNA/DNA ratio of its tissues. (Laboratory study)

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