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Keywords: Chondrus crispusClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (10): 1894–1903.
Published: 15 May 2006
... of the intertidal alga Chondrus crispus were measured simultaneously in a recirculating flume at water velocities from 0 to ∼2 m s –1 . Reconfiguration was due to two separate mechanisms: whole-alga realignment(deflection of the stipe) at low velocities (<0.2 m s –1 )and compaction of the crown (reduction...