Stream Hydrological Fragmentation Drives Bacterioplankton Community Composition

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Fazi, Stefano; Vázquez Garcia, Eusebi; Ortega Casamayor, Emilio; Amalfitano, Stefano; Butturini, Andrea;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 8, issue 5 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Identifiers: handle: 10261/88314, pmc: PMC3669313, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0064109
  • Subject: Research Article | Freshwater Environments | Earth Sciences | Mediterrània (Mar) | Plàncton | Species Diversity | Global Change Ecology | Microbial Ecology | Mediterranean Sea | Ecology | Microbiologia aquàtica | Plankton | Bioindicators | Ecologia fluvial | Aquatic Environments | Stream ecology | Biology | Biodiversity | Geochemistry | Ecological Risk | Community Ecology | Microbiology | Medicine | Ecological Environments | Ecological Metrics | Biogeochemistry | Water microbiology | Q | R | Science | Biogeoquímica | Environmental Sciences

In Mediterranean intermittent streams, the hydrological fragmentation in summer and the successive water flow re-convergence in autumn allow exploring how local processes shape the microbial community within the same habitat. The objectives of this study were to determi... View more
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