TitleCongener comparison of native (Zostera marina) and introduced (Z. japonica) eelgrass at multiple scales within a Pacific Northwest estuary
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsRuesink, JL, Hong, JS, Wisehart, L, Hacker, SD, Dumbauld, BR, Hessing-Lewis, M, Trimble, AC
JournalBiological Invasions
Volume12
Pagination1773-1789
Type of ArticleJournal Article
ISSN1387-3547
Abstract

A congener comparison of native (Zostera marina) and introduced (Zostera japonica) eelgrasses was conducted in Willapa Bay, Washington, USA. Along intertidal transects, Z. japonica (0.1-1.5 m above mean lower low water [MLLW]) occurred above Z. marina ( 3,800 vs.

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DOI10.1007/s10530-009-9588-z