Abundance and community composition of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria in two different zones of Lake Taihu
Abstract:The abundance and community composition of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in the surface sediments of 2 different zones (Meiliang Bay and Eastern Lake Taihu) of Lake Taihu were investigated using real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction and clone libraries. The
Keywords: Lac Taihu; Lake Taihu; ammonia-oxidizing archaea; ammonia-oxidizing bacteria; archées oxydant l’ammoniac; bactéries oxydant l’ammoniac; environmental factors; facteurs environnementaux; sediment; sédiment
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: State Key Laboratory of Lake Science and Environment, Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing 210008, People’s Republic of China. 2: College of Hydrology and Water Resources, Hohai University, Nanjing 210098, People’s Republic of China.
Publication date: August 23, 2012
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