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Bacteria from Penguin Guano, Antarctica
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Abstract: The total number of bacteria and culturable bacteria in AdeĀ“lie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae) guano was determined during 42 days of decomposition in a location adjacent to the rookery in Admiralty Bay, King George Island, Antarctica. Of the culturable bacteria, 72 randomly selected colonies were described using 49 morpho-physiological tests, 27 of which were subsequently considered significant in ... View entire text
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Dataset Originator/Creator: Rachel Grant
Dataset Title: Bacteria from Penguin Guano, Antarctica
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Zdanowski,M.K., Weglenski,P., Golik,P., Sasin,J.M., Borsuk,P.,Zmuda,M.J. and Stankovic,A. , FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 50 (3), 163-173 (2004)
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DIF Creation Date: 2010-11-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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