Research ArticleMarine Ecology

Fairy circle landscapes under the sea

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Science Advances  02 Aug 2017:
Vol. 3, no. 8, e1603262
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1603262

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vol. 3 no. 8

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  • Received for publication January 12, 2017
  • Accepted for publication June 28, 2017

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  1. Daniel Ruiz-Reynés1,
  2. Damià Gomila1,*,
  3. Tomàs Sintes1,
  4. Emilio Hernández-García1,
  5. Núria Marbà2 and
  6. Carlos M. Duarte3
  1. 1IFISC (Instituto de Física Interdisciplinar y Sistemas Complejos) [Universidad Illes Baleares–Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (UIB-CSIC)], Campus Universitat Illes Balears, 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
  2. 2Department of Global Change Research, IMEDEA (Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies) (UIB-CSIC), Miquel Marqués 21, 07190 Esporles, Spain.
  3. 3King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Red Sea Research Center, Thuwal 23955-6900, Saudi Arabia.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: damia{at}


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