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Marine Biodiversity

, Volume 46, Issue 3, pp 545–546 | Cite as

Unusually high abundance of the actiniarian Anemonia manjano Carlgren, 1900 outcompeting scleractinians in central Vietnam

  • K. S. TkachenkoEmail author
  • T. A. Britayev
Oceanarium
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Keywords

Coral Reef Depth Interval Column Height Dead Coral Coral Rubble 
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Acknowledgments

Funding was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) grant no. 15-15-05865.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Samara State Educational UniversitySamaraRussia
  2. 2.A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution RASMoscowRussia

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