Predation on juveniles of Crepidula fornicata by two crustaceans and two gastropods.Pechenik, Jan A.
Ambrogio, Olivia V.
Crepidula fornicata, the slippershell snail, while native to New England, has now become a successful invasive species along coastlines in many other parts of the world. This study considers the possible control of native populations by several common predators: the invasive shore crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus, one species of pagurid hermit crab (Pagurus longicarpus), and juveniles of the drilling g... read more
- Predation (Biology)
- Tufts University. Department of Biology.
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- Pechenik, J. A., Ambrogio, O. V., & Untersee, S. (2010). Predation on juveniles of Crepidula fornicata by two crustaceans and two gastropods. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 384(1-2), 91-98. doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2009.12.011.