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Marine microbial ecology: Life after volcanic destruction

Destruction of seafloor habitat following a submarine volcanic eruption facilitates construction and recolonization by an intriguing new bacterial species.

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Figure 1: The Venus's hair habitat.

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Kirchman, D. Marine microbial ecology: Life after volcanic destruction. Nat Ecol Evol 1, 0157 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-017-0157

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