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Improvements to a passive trap for quantifying barnacle larval supply to semi-exposed rocky shores. / Todd, Christopher David; Phelan, PJC; Weinmann, BE; Gude, AR; Andrews, C; Paterson, David Maxwell; Lonergan, Michael Edward; Miron, G.

In: Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, Vol. 332, No. 2, 16.05.2006, p. 135-150.

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Todd, CD, Phelan, PJC, Weinmann, BE, Gude, AR, Andrews, C, Paterson, DM, Lonergan, ME & Miron, G 2006, 'Improvements to a passive trap for quantifying barnacle larval supply to semi-exposed rocky shores' Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, vol. 332, no. 2, pp. 135-150. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.11.013

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Todd, C. D., Phelan, PJC., Weinmann, BE., Gude, AR., Andrews, C., Paterson, D. M., ... Miron, G. (2006). Improvements to a passive trap for quantifying barnacle larval supply to semi-exposed rocky shores. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 332(2), 135-150. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.11.013

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Todd CD, Phelan PJC, Weinmann BE, Gude AR, Andrews C, Paterson DM et al. Improvements to a passive trap for quantifying barnacle larval supply to semi-exposed rocky shores. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 2006 May 16;332(2):135-150. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.11.013

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Todd, Christopher David ; Phelan, PJC ; Weinmann, BE ; Gude, AR ; Andrews, C ; Paterson, David Maxwell ; Lonergan, Michael Edward ; Miron, G. / Improvements to a passive trap for quantifying barnacle larval supply to semi-exposed rocky shores. In: Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 2006 ; Vol. 332, No. 2. pp. 135-150.

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