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  • N.S.R. Agawin
  • A. Tovar-Sanchez
  • L.J. Stal
  • M. Alvarez
  • S. Agusti
  • C.M. Duarte
The abundance and nitrogen fixation rates of Trichodesmium sp. integrated down to the deep chlorophyll maximum as well as nitrogen fixation rates in size-fractionated discrete surface water samples were measured across the Mediterranean Sea. The abundance of Trichodesmium sp. was generally low (20°C and Trichodesmium sp. was present at a higher density (ca. 700 trichomes m–3). Across the basin, size-fractionated nitrogen fixation rates were low (
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)135-147
JournalAquatic Microbial Ecology
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2011

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