Intestinal microbiomes from butterflyfish on degraded reefs in Bocas del Toro.
Intestinal microbiomes of herbivorous fish from a Florida reef.
Betancur-R fish phylogeny, anvi'o, and rvest webscraping
Environmental degradation has the potential to alter key mutualisms that underline the structure and function of ecological communities. While it is well recognized that the global loss of coral reefs alters fish communities, the effects of habitat …
Study finds fish have diverse, distinct gut microbiomes. Photo by José Alejandro Alvarez.
Microbes are ubiquitous throughout the world’s oceans, yet the manner and extent of their influence on the ecology and evolution of large, mobile fauna remains poorly understood. Here, we establish the intestinal microbiome as a hidden, and …
Includes species reported on coral reefs and on shallow rocky shores in the Coiba National Park and the Pearl Islands.
Includes species reported on coral reefs, mangroves and seagrass beds inside and outside the Bay of Almirante (Bocas del Toro), and around Isla Grande.