Marine Biodiversity

, Volume 45, Issue 4, pp 621–622 | Cite as

Spawning observation of Acanthaster planci in the Gulf of Thailand

  • C. M. ScottEmail author
  • R. Mehrotra
  • P. Urgell


Water Temperature Northern Hemisphere Coral Reef High Tide Multiple Location 
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The authors would like to thank anonymous reviewers for their constructive comments and contributions to the final report.


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© Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung and Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New Heaven Reef Conservation ProgramSuratthaniThailand

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