Larval settlement and metamorphosis in a marine gastropod in response to multiple conspecific cues

Larvae of the marine gastropod Crepidula fornicata must complete a transition from the plankton, where they are highly dispersed, to an aggregated group of benthic adults. Previous research has shown that selective settlement of larvae on conspecific adults is mediated by a water-borne chemical cue....

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Main Authors: Abigail E. Cahill, Spencer A. Koury
Format: Article
Published: PeerJ Inc. 2016-07-01
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