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Ecological assessment of the ctenophore invader Mnemiopsis leidyi in the...

Species invasion is a conspicuous phenomenon in today’s human-dominated biosphere. With the changing configuration of marine ecosystems, the barriers limiting the range of species are changing, too. Studing species invasions allows scientists to observe and measure many ecological processes (such as...
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The role of gelatinous zooplankton in coastal and oceanic food webs: life...

Gelatinous zooplankton (GZ) are comprised of diverse taxonomic groups. The population outbreaks of some GZ species occurring in marine ecosystems have drawn increasing attention because of their eco-economic consequences in recent decades. In this context, many ecological questions about GZ have not...