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Title: A comparative study of the clonal and solitary forms of the sea anemone Anthopleura elegantissima
Student Author(s): Tanaka, Miyo Ellen
Faculty Advisor(s): Howe, Nathan
Pages: 20
Location: Final Papers Biology 175H
Date: June 1975
Keywords: sea anemones
Abstract: Clonal and solitary forms of A. elegantissima were comparatively studied and found to have differences in isozyme activity, frequencies in nematocyst types and intertidal location. These differences suggested that food availability was the determining factor in the distribution and expression of the two forms.