A review of the microbiology of the Rehai geothermal field in Tengchong, Yunnan Province, China

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Hedlund, Brian P.; Cole, Jessica K.; Williams, Amanda J.; Hou, Weiguo; Zhou, Enmin; Li, Wenjun; Dong, Hailiang;
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Geoscience Frontiers,volume 3,issue 3,pages273-288 (issn: 1674-9871)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.gsf.2011.12.006
  • Subject: Geomicrobiology | Earth and Planetary Sciences(all) | Tengchong | Yunnan | Rehai | PIRE | QE1-996.5 | Geology | Thermophile

The Rehai Geothermal Field, located in Tengchong County, in central-western Yunnan Province, is the largest and most intensively studied geothermal field in China. A wide physicochemical diversity of springs (ambient to ∼97 °C; pH from ≤1.8 to ≥9.3) provides a multitude... View more
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