Who is smashing the reef at night? A nocturnal mystery

T. Shlesinger, D. Akkaynak, Y. Loya

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Original languageEnglish
Article numbere03420
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 2021
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
We thank the Interuniversity Institution for Marine Sciences (IUI) and the Underwater Observatory Marine Park in Eilat for logistical support. This research was funded by fellowships from the Israeli Taxonomy Initiative, Rieger foundation, and IUI to T. Shlesinger and the Israel Science Foundation (ISF) Grant No. 1191/16 to Y. Loya.


  • Carpilius
  • Red Sea
  • coral crab
  • coral reef
  • marine ecology
  • natural history
  • nocturnal behavior
  • predation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics

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