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Volume 10, issue 7
Biogeosciences, 10, 4741–4750, 2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
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Biogeosciences, 10, 4741–4750, 2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 15 Jul 2013

Research article | 15 Jul 2013

Growth increment periodicity in the shell of the razor clam Ensis directus using stable isotopes as a method to validate age

J. F. M. F. Cardoso et al.
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