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- Yiu, DaraS., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Marine biology 2017 v.164 no.4 pp. 76
- Corallina; Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis; algae; aquatic invertebrates; crabs; habitats; juveniles; laboratory experimentation; littoral zone; mortality; predation; predators; Washington (state)
- ... Coralline algae provide settlement cues, food, and biotic structure for benthic marine invertebrates in intertidal and subtidal habitats. Here, we present evidence from laboratory experiments that juvenile sea urchins Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis (1.0–3.0 mm test diameter) are chemically attracted to articulated coralline algae Corallina vancouveriensis in the San Juan Archipelago (Washington ...