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Volume 10, issue 8
Biogeosciences, 10, 5255–5266, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-5255-2013
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Biogeosciences, 10, 5255–5266, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-5255-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 01 Aug 2013

Research article | 01 Aug 2013

Cyanobacterial calcification in modern microbialites at the submicrometer scale

E. Couradeau et al.
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