Metabolite pools of the reef building coralMontipora capitataare unaffected by Symbiodiniaceae community composition
Jennifer L Matthews, Ross Cunning, Raphael Ritson-Williams, Clinton A Oakley, Adrian Lutz, Ute Roessner, Arthur R Grossman, Virginia M Weis, Ruth D Gates, Simon K Davy
Coral Reefs | SPRINGER | Published : 2020
Awarded by Royal Society Te Aparangi Marsden Fund
All corals were collected under State of Hawai`i Division of Aquatic Resources Special Activity Permit SAP-2016-58. The authors acknowledge Siria Natera, Nirupama Samanmalie Jayasinghe and Himasha Mendis for their contributions to the GCMS analysis performed at Metabolomics Australia (School of BioSciences, The University of Melbourne, Australia), a NCRIS initiative under Bioplatforms Australia Pty Ltd. This work was supported by the Royal Society Te Aparangi Marsden Fund (Grant No. 1202 awarded to S.K.D., A.R.G. and V.M.W.). We dedicate this manuscript to our dear friend and mentor, the eternally inspirational Dr. Ruth Gates.