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Metabolic responses of the North Pacific krill, Euphausia pacifica, to short- and long-term pCO2 exposure

While ocean acidification is likely to have major effects on many marine organisms, those species that regularly experience variable pCO2 environments may be more tolerant of future predicted changes in ocean chemistry. Euphausia pacifica is an abundant krill species along the Pacific coast of North America and one that regularly experiences varying pCO2 levels during […]
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