Positive Interactions in the Coral Macro and Microbiome.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Researchers now recognize the importance of the coral microbiome, but they often overlook other species that live on corals and influence coral-microbe interactions. These 'interstitial associates' should be incorporated into the metaorganism concept for insights into how facilitations between associates, corals, and their microbiomes can be leveraged in ecology and restoration.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ainsworth, TD; Renzi, JJ; Silliman, BR

Published Date

  • August 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 28 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 602 - 604

PubMed ID

  • 32663460

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1878-4380

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0966-842X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.tim.2020.02.009


  • eng