Harmful Algal Blooms

Sea Squirts as Potential Vectors of Harmful Algal Introductions

Wrack Lines - no coverTessa L. Getchis, Maria Rosa, and Sandra E. Shumway

This fact sheet is about research that shows connections between sea squirts (ascidian organisms) and harmful algal blooms. In some species, algal cells remain viable after being consumed by biofouling organisms, the invasive sea squirts. 4 pages, color illustrations.

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