Natures wonders: Clams and algae (Introduction)

by David Turell @, Wednesday, October 08, 2014, 15:08 (1810 days ago) @ David Turell

The clams concentrate the light for the algae to make food for both on the coral reef:

http://www.the-scientist.com//?articles.view/articleNo/41170/title/Sophisticated-Symbio...

" Iridescent cells in the mantle tissue of giant clams spread light of a wavelength that drives photosynthesis to microalgae that provide nutrition for the animals,"


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