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fiddler crabs

Mangrove Fiddler Crabs Act As Ecosystem Engineers, Scientists Reveal

Source: Phys.org/King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Photo: Andrew Mercer/Wikimedia Commons

The types of bacteria living in and around fiddler crab burrows vary widely between mangroves, but their functional activities are remarkably similar. The types of bacteria present in and around mangrove fiddler crab burrows in three different geographic...