- Diseases affect cold-water corals too: Eunicella verrucosa (Cnidaria: Gorgonacea) necrosis in SW EnglandJason M Hall-Spencer
Marine Institute, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Dis Aquat Organ 76:87-97. 2007..Monitoring at the site where the disease was first noted showed new gorgonian recruitment from 2003 to 2006; some individuals had died and become completely overgrown, whereas others had continued to grow around a dead central area...
- Volcanic carbon dioxide vents show ecosystem effects of ocean acidificationJason M Hall-Spencer
Marine Institute, Marine Biology and Ecology Research Centre, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Nature 454:96-9. 2008..Our results provide the first in situ insights into how shallow water marine communities might change when susceptible organisms are removed owing to ocean acidification...