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Meta-analysis suggests negative, but 𝘱CO₂-specific, effects of ocean acidification on the structural and functional properties of crustacean biomaterials
(Wiley Open Access, 2022-06)
Crustaceans comprise an ecologically and morphologically diverse taxonomic group. They are typically considered resilient to many environmental perturbations found in marine and coastal environments, due to effective ...
Comparative assessment of shell properties in eight species of cohabiting unionid bivalves
(Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society, 2022-03)
Freshwater unionid mussels produce a bilayered shell with the mineral proportion comprising an outer prismatic and an inner nacreous layer. The shell is the animals' primary structural means of protection from predators ...