By Hans R. Thierstein,Jeremy R. Young
This advent to at least one of the commonest phytoplankton kinds presents extensive insurance from molecular and mobile biology all of the strategy to its effect at the international carbon cycle and weather. person chapters concentrate on coccolithophore biology, ecology, evolutionary phylogeny and effect on present and previous worldwide adjustments. The ebook addresses basic questions about the interplay among the biota and the surroundings at quite a few temporal and spatial scales.
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Coccolithophores: From Molecular Processes to Global Impact by Hans R. Thierstein,Jeremy R. Young