Microbial Ecology

, Volume 43, Issue 1, pp 1–12

Biological Soil Crusts in a Xeric Florida Shrubland: Composition, Abundance, and Spatial Heterogeneity of Crusts with Different Disturbance Histories


  • C.V. Hawkes
    • Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
  • V.R. Flechtner
    • Department of Biology, John Carroll University, University Heights, OH 44118, USA

DOI: 10.1007/s00248-001-1017-5

Cite this article as:
Hawkes, C. & Flechtner, V. Microb Ecol (2002) 43: 1. doi:10.1007/s00248-001-1017-5

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