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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (8): jeb195982.
Published: 17 April 2019
... Great Barrier Reef Metabolite Photosynthesis Light availability fundamentally regulates the ecological success of reef-building corals over space and time ( Muir et al., 2015 ). However, corals within shallow reef habitats are exposed to light intensities that continually change over both...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (12): 2236–2242.
Published: 15 June 2017
...Ronald Osinga; Marlous Derksen-Hooijberg; Tim Wijgerde; Johan A. J. Verreth ABSTRACT Rates of dark respiration and net photosynthesis were measured for six replicate clonal fragments of the stony coral Galaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus 1767), which were incubated under 12 different combinations...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (24): 3866–3877.
Published: 1 December 2015
... variation in carbon acquisition and allocation among coral species. We measured multiple physiological traits (including symbiont density, calcification, photosynthesis and tissue composition) for the same coral fragments to facilitate direct comparisons between species ( Stylophora pistillata , Pocillopora...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (6): 858–863.
Published: 15 March 2015
... that the metabolic demand of feeding and digestion may overwhelm nutritional stores when photosynthesis is reduced, and amends the possible role of animal feeding in resistance to or recovery from the effects of climate change in more obligate symbioses such as reef-building corals. * Author for correspondence...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (12): 2150–2162.
Published: 15 June 2014
... financial interests. 28 11 2013 19 3 2014 © 2014. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2014 Coral bleaching Heat stress Symbiodinium Calvin–Benson cycle Dark reactions Respiration Photoinhibition Photosynthesis Reef-building corals form an endosymbiosis...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (4): 489–498.
Published: 15 February 2014
... poorly understood, although light is arguably the most important environmental variable affecting the ecophysiology of photosynthesising corals and thus is a key parameter for the understanding of coral reef ecosystems. 14 5 2013 9 10 2013 Competing interests The authors declare...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (23): 4183–4195.
Published: 1 December 2012
... ( pgpase ) mRNA expression demonstrated significant TT effects. Specifically, levels of these response variables were higher in samples exposed to a variable temperature regime, suggesting that S. hystrix may acclimate to fluctuating temperatures by increasing its capacity for photosynthesis. apx1...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (20): 3672–3679.
Published: 15 October 2012
.... Although OM fluxes have been studied for several dominant reef taxa, no information is available for soft corals, one of the major benthic groups in tropical reef environments. Thus, this study investigates OM fluxes along with other key physiological parameters (i.e. photosynthesis, respiration...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (13): 2247–2254.
Published: 1 July 2012
.... , Iglesias-Prieto R. , Anthony K. R. N. ( 2008 ). Host pigments: potential facilitators of photosynthesis in coral symbioses . Plant Cell Environ. 31 , 1523 - 1533 . Fitt W. K. , Brown B. E. , Warner M. E. , Dunne R. P. ( 2001 ). Coral bleaching: interpretation...
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J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (2): 303–311.
Published: 15 January 2011
... fixation (photosynthesis). ‘Solar-powered’ sacoglossan molluscs, or sea slugs, have taken this type of symbiotic association one step further by solely harboring the photosynthetic organelle, the plastid (=chloroplast). One such sea slug, Elysia chlorotica , lives as a ‘plant’ when provided with only light...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (14): 2399–2409.
Published: 15 July 2010
... and feeding regimes, and changes in carbon acquisition through photosynthesis and feeding were measured during a 2-month time period. This approach allowed us to quantify the rate at which adjustments to physiology occurred, as well as the magnitude of up- or downregulation of both feeding modes. In addition...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (18): 3007–3015.
Published: 15 September 2009
... and photosynthesis were impacted only when gorgonians were maintained for more than two weeks at 26°C, and (b) that colonies of E. singularis living in shallow waters were less tolerant than those living in deep waters. Because E. singularis is a symbiotic species, we have also discussed the potential role...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (10): 1579–1586.
Published: 15 May 2008
.... The coral response to a change in both light and temperature was also assessed, by subjecting coral to two treatments corresponding to winter (14°C and 30 μmol m –2 s –1 ) and summer (23°C and 250 μmol m –2 s –1 ) conditions, as measured in the Ligurian Sea. Photosynthesis, measured using both respirometry...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (3): 522–532.
Published: 1 February 2007
.... * Author for correspondence (e-mail: ackerman@uoguelph.ca ) 5 12 2006 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2007 2007 hydrodynamics morphology photosynthesis kinetic limitation mass transfer limitation DIC carbon uptake concentration boundary layer momentum boundary layer...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (22): 4546–4556.
Published: 15 November 2006
... the recent warm summers. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: rrmetalpa@centrescientifique.mc ) 13 9 2006 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2006 2006 corals Mediterranean Sea temperature growth photosynthesis PAM Cladocora caespitosa Oculina patagonica For each...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (17): 3413–3419.
Published: 1 September 2006
... of two hypotheses of the light-enhanced calcification process: (1) the role of photosynthesis on the pH in the coelenteron and (2) the role of photosynthesis in supplying precursors of the organic matrix. Based on the results of Allemand et al., a second hypothesis can also be proposed ( Allemand et al...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (2): 273–283.
Published: 15 January 2006
... is followed by photosynthesis rates and thereby elicits simultaneous changes in tissue oxygen tension due to the shift in photosynthesis/respiration balance. The recurrent patterns of sunlight are reflected in fluorescence yields, photosynthetic pigment content and activity of the two protective enzymes...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (9): 1461–1469.
Published: 1 April 2004
... during the experiment, and fed corals (FC), which were abundantly fed with Artemia salina nauplii and freshly collected zooplankton. Changes in tissue growth, photosynthesis and calcification rates were measured after 3 and 8 weeks of incubation. Calcification is the deposition of both an organic matrix...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (12): 1963–1969.
Published: 15 June 2003
... specifically differentiated for photosynthesis, change their intracellular arrangements and/or positions in response to irradiation with light ( Senn,1908 ; Haupt and Scheuerlein,1990 ; Wada and Kagawa,2001 ). These movements are widely observed in a variety of plant species and are designated as the photo...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (14): 2107–2113.
Published: 15 July 2002
...Alan T. Marshall; Peta L. Clode SUMMARY The relationship between calcification and photosynthesis in coral was investigated using standard sea water with enhanced calcium concentration. In standard sea water at 23°C with the calcium concentration increased by 2.5 mmol l -1 , incorporation...