Live fast, die young: Study shows tiny fishes fuel coral reefs

https://phys.org/news/2019-05-fast-die-young-tiny-fishes.html

Scientists have long sought to understand how coral reefs support such an abundance of fish life despite their location in nutrient-poor waters. According to a new study published May 23 in the journal Science, an unlikely group fuels these communities: tiny, mostly bottom-dwelling creatures called “cryptobenthic” reef fishes.


Original Title: Live fast, die young: Study shows tiny fishes fuel coral reefs
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