European collaboration: Benthic Marine Research Feast or Famine: How to be asuccesful marine benthic consumer

Updated 2003-06-23

Laboratory studies have demonstrated that M. edulis close its shell and stops pumping when the algal concentration becomes below 1500 cells cm-3 of Phaeodactylum tricornutum equivalent to 1 mg Chl-a m-3 (riisgård and Randlov, 1981; Riisgårs , 1991).

Time frame

Status
Completed
Project time span
2000 - 2001
Data collection
not specified
Data processing
not specified
Data reporting
not specified

Contact information

Contact person
Per Dolmer
Address
Danish Institute for Fisheries Research
Phone
+45 3396 3300
Email
kd.nim.ufd@odp

Parameters and Media

Not specified

Geography

Regions studied
Kristineberg Marine Research Station
Sweden

Data availability

Samples/specimens archived in specimen banks?
No

Methods & Procedures

Not specified

Additional Information

Is this a bi- AND multi-lateral project (i.e. a project involving cooperation between different countries)?
No
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