Bacteria on the surface of crustose coralline algae induce metamorphosis of the crown-of-thorns starfish Acanthaster
Response of herbivorous fish to crown of thorns starfish Acanthaster
Material: 3 specimens, Calerita, Baja California Sur, Mexico, intertidal, under Acanthaster
ellisii (Gray), 23 Jul 1997, C.
researchers have turned up spines of Acanthaster
planci in ancient reef sediment and dated them to 8,000 years ago, near the time the reef began to form.
Response of herbivorous fishes to crown of thorns starfish Acanthaster
planci outbreaks III.
Formation and breakdown of aggregations of Crown-of-thorns starfish, Acanthaster
Response of herbivorous fishes to crown-of-thorns Acanthaster
Sperm diffusion models and in situ confirmation of long-distance fertilization in the free-spawning asteroid Acanthaster
Response of herbivorous fishes to crown-of-thorns starfish Acanthaster
Some species, such as the starfish Acanthaster
planci are able to reproduce at lower densities (Babcock et al.
1991) found no difference in the number of Acanthaster
planci larvae settling on damaged and undamaged Lithothamnium pseudosorum.