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Title: When the beaches turn blue
Authors: Schembri, Patrick J.
Keywords: Marine animals -- Malta -- Research
Marine animals -- Malta -- Monitoring
Porpitidae -- Malta
Velella -- Malta
Velella velella -- Malta
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: University of Malta. Gozo Campus
Citation: Schembri, P. J. (2016). When the beaches turn blue. Gozo Observer, 34, 3-5.
Abstract: The article is partly based on one originally published in The Sunday Times in 2004 and it focuses on so called "blue beach" phenomenon caused by Velella velella, a cosmopolitan genus of free-floating hydrozonas that live on the surface of the open ocean.
URI: https://www.um.edu.mt/library/oar//handle/123456789/15218
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The Gozo Observer - Issue 34, Summer 2016
The Gozo Observer - Issue 34, Summer 2016

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