Regional study of Melampus bidentatus density and other invertebrates in northeast U.S. salt marshes

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HTL-MAR-Regional-InvertDensity

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We sampled the coffee-bean snail, Melampus bidentatus in  four habitats (Spartina patens, tall/creekside S. alterniflora, stunted S. alterniflora, and transitional S. patens) in 8 marshes in the northeast U.S. , including the Plum Island Estuary. Overall, snails were larger in the stunted S. alternilfora and transitional S. patens habitats than in S. patens ones. Only 2 snails were found in the tall S. alterniflora. Temperature, relative humidity and other inverts were also measured. These data are published in Johnson and Williams 2017  ( http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ece3.3291/full ) and refered to as the Regional Study.

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421

EML revision ID: 

4
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Friday, June 30, 2017 to Saturday, July 15, 2017

Publication Date: 

Friday, November 3, 2017
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