1. Introduction and Overview

  1. David L. Kirchman
  1. David L. Kirchman

Published Online: 11 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470281840.ch1

Microbial Ecology of the Oceans, Second Edition

Microbial Ecology of the Oceans, Second Edition

How to Cite

Kirchman, D. L. (2008) Introduction and Overview, in Microbial Ecology of the Oceans, Second Edition (ed D. L. Kirchman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470281840.ch1

Editor Information

  1. College of Marine and Earth Studies, University of Delaware, Lewes, DE 19958, USA

Author Information

  1. College of Marine and Earth Studies, University of Delaware, Lewes, DE 19958, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUL 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470043448

Online ISBN: 9780470281840

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Keywords:

  • marine microbial ecology;
  • marine microbes and biogeochemical processes;
  • 16S rRNA-based technology and novel cultivation approaches

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Eukaryotic Phytoplankton and Cyanobacteria

  • Photoheterotrophic Bacteria

  • Dissolved Organic Material

  • Heterotrophic Bacteria

  • Marine Archaea

  • Heterotrophic Protists

  • Marine Viruses

  • N2 Fixers

  • Nitrifiers and Other Chemolithotrophs

  • Denitrifiers

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments

  • References