Parrotfish predation drives distinct microbial communities in reef-building corals

Abstract Background Coral-associated microbial communities are sensitive to multiple environmental and biotic stressors that can lead to dysbiosis and mortality. Although the processes contributing to these microbial shifts remain inadequately understood, a number of potential mechanisms have been i...

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Main Authors: Leïla Ezzat, Thomas Lamy, Rebecca L. Maher, Katrina S. Munsterman, Kaitlyn M. Landfield, Emily R. Schmeltzer, Cody S. Clements, Rebecca L. Vega Thurber, Deron E. Burkepile
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2020-02-01
Series:Animal Microbiome
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