Chapter 7. Biogeochemical Cycling of Carbon and Nitrogen

  1. Oladele Ogunseitan

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750490.ch7

Microbial Diversity: Form and Function in Prokaryotes

Microbial Diversity: Form and Function in Prokaryotes

How to Cite

Ogunseitan, O. (ed) (2004) Biogeochemical Cycling of Carbon and Nitrogen, in Microbial Diversity: Form and Function in Prokaryotes, Blackwell Science Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470750490.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 19 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632047086

Online ISBN: 9780470750490

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Keywords:

  • biogeochemical cycling;
  • photosynthesis;
  • methanogenesis;
  • methanotrophy;
  • nitrogen fixation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • INTRODUCTION

  • THE EARTH AS AN INTEGRATED BIOGEOCHEMICAL SYSTEM

  • THE CARBON CYCLE

  • THE NITROGEN CYCLE

  • CONCLUSION