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Journal of Marine Biology
Volume 2011, Article ID 490198, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/490198
Research Article

Coral Diversity and the Severity of Disease Outbreaks: A Cross-Regional Comparison of Acropora White Syndrome in a Species-Rich Region (American Samoa) with a Species-Poor Region (Northwestern Hawaiian Islands)

1Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, Kaneohe, HI 96744, USA
2Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB 3, Townsville, QLD 4810, Australia
3US Geological Survey, National Wildlife Health Center, Honolulu Field Station, Honolulu, HI 96850, USA

Received 16 July 2010; Accepted 27 November 2010

Academic Editor: Judith D. Lemus

Copyright © 2011 G. S. Aeby 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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