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Title: Cyanobacteria and the Cryptobiotic Crust
Url: http://archive.bio.ed.ac.uk/jdeacon/microbes/cyano.htm
Creator: Deacon, J. W.
Publisher: University of Edinburgh
Description: Cryptobiotic crusts are featured in this web page, with discussion on cryptobiotic communities, cyanobacteria, and other organisms that comprise this environment. The site provides numerous images of cryptobiotic soil and its inhabiting microorganisms. In addition, this site provides links to a wealth of information on deserts including regions of deserts, organisms found in deserts, and selected deserts in the world.
LC Classification: Science -- Microbiology -- Cyanobacteria
Science -- Microbiology -- Microbial ecology -- By type of environment -- Extreme environments (General)
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Life -- Cryptobiosis. Anhydrobiosis
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Ecology
Key Concept: Biology -- Bacteria
Biology -- Ecosystems
Biology -- Metabolism
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Vocational/Professional Development Education
Language: English
Rights: The University of Edinburgh
Access Rights: Free access
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Source: Microbial Life
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Resource URL Clicks: 8
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