Water-level fluctuations, emersion regimes, and variations of echinoid populations on a Caribbean reef flat

  • Cubit J
  • Windsor D
  • Thompson R
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This paper examines fluctuations in water level over a Caribbean reef flat at Punta Galeta, Panam??. In an analysis of approximately ten years of records, the mean diurnal range of the tides was 24??5 cm and varied

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  • Caribbean Sea
  • disturbance
  • echinoid populations
  • reef flats
  • sea levels
  • subaerial exposures
  • tides
  • water levels

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  • John D. Cubit

  • Donald M. Windsor

  • Ricardo C. Thompson

  • Jeff M. Burgett

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