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Keywords: Leptogorgia virgulataClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (1997) 200 (20): 2653–2662.
Published: 1 October 1997
... uptake and subsequent deposition as calcium carbonate, a series of studies of the incorporation of 14 C-labeled compounds into spicules was undertaken using the soft coral Leptogorgia virgulata . It has been surmised for some time that dissolved inorganic carbon in sea water is used...