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Journal of Marine Biology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 259571, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/259571
Review Article

Cyanobacteria in Coral Reef Ecosystems: A Review

1Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography (MIO), IRD, UR235 Center of Tahiti, BP 529, 98713 Papeete, French Polynesia
2Graduate School of Science and Technology, Shizuoka University, 836 Ohya, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka 422-8529, Japan

Received 15 June 2011; Revised 31 October 2011; Accepted 8 November 2011

Academic Editor: Horst Felbeck

Copyright © 2012 L. Charpy et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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