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Volume 10, issue 3
Biogeosciences, 10, 1775–1785, 2013
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Biogeosciences, 10, 1775–1785, 2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 14 Mar 2013

Research article | 14 Mar 2013

Nitrification and growth of autotrophic nitrifying bacteria and Thaumarchaeota in the coastal North Sea

B. Veuger et al.

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