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The Use of Large Enclosures in Marine Microbial Research

  • J. M. Davies
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 15)

Abstract

The merits and drawbacks of the use of large enclosures in marine research have been extensively and recently (Grice and Reeve 1982) reviewed. In all but a few experiments the ecological role of microorganisms has been ignored and the central effort has concentrated on the food web from phytoplankton to primary carnivores.

Keywords

Particulate Organic Carbon Large Enclosure Experimental Ecosystem Heterotrophic Production Dissolve Amino Acid 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Davies
    • 1
  1. 1.DAFS Marine LaboratoryAberdeenScotland, UK

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