Coral Reefs

, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp 350–350 | Cite as

Two invasive alien azooxanthellate corals, Tubastraea coccinea and Tubastraea tagusensis, dominate the native zooxanthellate Mussismilia hispida in Brazil

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References

  1. de Paula AF, Creed JC (2004) Two species of the coral Tubastraea (Cnidaria, Scleractinia) in Brazil: a case of accidental introduction. Bull Mar Sci 74:175–183Google Scholar
  2. de Paula AF, Creed JC (2005) Spatial distribution and abundance of nonindigenous coral genus Tubastraea (Cnidaria, Scleractinia) around Ilha Grande, Brazil. Braz J Biol 65:661–673CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratório de Ecologia Marinha Bêntica, Departamento de Ecologia, Instituto de Biologia Roberto Alcântara GomesUniversidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro—UERJRio de JaneiroBrazil

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