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- Daniels, Eleanor Q., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Invertebrate biology 2017 v.136 no.3 pp. 301-308
- Mytilus edulis; heterozygosity; microsatellite repeats; mussels; risk; New Hampshire
- ... Differential loss of heterozygous individuals that move to the periphery of mussel aggregations, where they are at greater risk for dislodgement, has been proposed as an explanation for observed heterozygote deficiencies in blue mussels. To test the dislodgement hypothesis, correlations between heterozygosity and mussel motility, as well as characteristics of byssogenesis and byssal thread attachm ...