Yearly shifts in shell quality for the hermit crab Pagurus longicarpus in coastal Massachusetts.

Pechenik, Jan A.

Diederich, Casey M.

Burns, Robert.

2015

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  • Global warming is expected to result in milder New England winters. In this study we monitored changes in hermit crab shell quality at Nahant, Massachusetts, USA, at intervals during 17 yr between 1997 and 2014 for a single species of hermit crab Pagurus longicarpus occupying the shells of the intertidal periwinkle Littorina littorea. The incidence of hermit crabs occupying damaged shells, shells ... read more
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  • Pechenik JA, Diederich C, Burns R (2015) Yearly shifts in shell quality for the hermit crab Pagurus longicarpus in coastal Massachusetts. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 529:171-183. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps11298.
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