4. The Microbial Habitat: An Ecological Perspective

  1. Larry L. Barton and
  2. Diana E. Northup

Published Online: 26 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118015841.ch4

Microbial Ecology

Microbial Ecology

How to Cite

Barton, L. L. and Northup, D. E. (2011) The Microbial Habitat: An Ecological Perspective, in Microbial Ecology, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118015841.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470048177

Online ISBN: 9781118015841

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Keywords:

  • microbial habitat, ecological;
  • marine microbial habitats, food webs;
  • population ecology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Central Themes

  • Habitats: An Overview

  • Aquatic Habitats

  • Soil Habitats

  • Rock and Subsurface Habitats

  • Atmospheric Habitats

  • Population Ecology Across Habitats

  • Summary

  • Delving Deeper: Critical Thinking Questions

  • Bibliographic Material