Fan mussel larval dispersal is decisive for the future of an endangered species

Protecting the marine areas that distribute larvae will be decisive for the future of the species in the Mediterranean. Credit: Diego Kersting, UB-IRBio Fan mussel populations—the biggest bivalve mussel in the Mediterranean—are endangered due to the severe parasitosis caused by the protozoan Haplospridium pinnae since 2016. Now, a study published in the journal Frontiers in […]