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Revista Brasileira de Oceanografia

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Rev. Bras. Oceanogr. vol.47 no.1 São Paulo  1999 



A bleaching event on a Brazilian coral reef



Clovis B. Castro; Débora O. Pires

Museu Nacional da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro Departamento de Invertebrados (Quinta da Boa Vista s/n°, 20940-040, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil)



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We are indebted. to: Or. P. S. Young (Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro - MNRJ), Or. R Buddemeier (University of Kansas), and Or. T. J. Goreau (Global Coral Reef Alliance), for access to discussions and papers; J. O. Nascimento (Observatório NacionaVCNPq), for data on sunrise and sunset hours; Or. P. S. Young, C. C. Ratto, and C. A. Echeverría, for assistance in the field; Or. R W: Reynólds'(NOAA), for help in obtaining SST data; Or. J. C. Creê'd and G. W. Nunan (MNRJ), for help with the final English version; CNPq, FAPERJ, FUJB, and UFRJ, for grants to of Laboratory.



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(Manuscript received 26 March 1998; revised 24 August 1998; accepted 11 March 1999)

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