Jump to Main Content
- Lutz-Collins, Vanessa; Cox, Ruth; Quijón, Pedro A.
- Marine biology 2016 v.163 no.8 pp. 177
- Carcinus maenas; community structure; crabs; fauna; foraging; habitat destruction; habitats; landscapes; sediments; Canada
- ... While digging and foraging, the non-indigenous green crab (Carcinus maenas) creates a landscape of distinctive pits or depressions in the sediment. Despite their visibility and widespread occurrence in Atlantic Canada and elsewhere, the community influence and persistence of this disturbance remain undocumented. This study addressed this gap in our knowledge using two approaches. First, in both sa ...