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Benthic algae stimulate leaf litter decomposition in detritus-based headwater streams: a case of aquatic priming effect?

Ecology

Aug 21, 2013

Michaël DangerAntoine Lecerf

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In detritus-based ecosystems, autochthonous primary production contributes very little to the detritus pool. Yet primary producers may still influence the functioning of these ecosystems through complex interactions with decomposers and detritivores. Recent studies have suggested that, ...read more

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Pathologic Mineralization
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Hyphomycetes
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Benthic algae stimulate leaf litter decomposition in detritus-based headwater streams: a case of aquatic priming effect?

Ecology

Aug 21, 2013

Michaël DangerAntoine Lecerf

PMID: 23951720

DOI: 10.1890/12-0606.1

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In detritus-based ecosystems, autochthonous primary production contributes very little to the detritus pool. Yet primary producers may still influence the functioning of these ecosystems through complex interactions with decomposers and detritivores. Recent studies have suggested that, ...read more

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Fungi
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Hyphomycetes

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