"Lost-Year" Studies - Neonate in Sargassum

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"Lost-Year" Studies - Neonate in Sargassum

Turtles spend the first years of their lives traveling with the protection of floating sargassum beds.


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In order to stick to plants, larval spotted gar have suction snouts that later become the long, teeth-filled snout.

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