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Patellid Limpets: An Overview of the Biology and Conservation of Keystone Species of the Rocky Shores

By Paulo Henriques, João Delgado and Ricardo Sousa

Submitted: November 3rd 2016Reviewed: February 14th 2017Published: August 16th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/67862

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