[Coral-List] colorful corals protect the algae inside

Douglas Fenner douglasfennertassi at gmail.com
Wed Feb 4 18:22:50 EST 2015

Written as a short popular story with a link to the original article:


The original article is:

Fluorescent protein-mediated color polymorphism in reef corals: multicopy
genes extend the adaptation/acclimitization potential to variable light
conditions.  Molecular Ecology


open access

Cheers,  Doug

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