Ramond, Jean-Baptiste; Pienaar, Annelize; Armstrong, Alacia; Seely, Mary; Cowan, Don A.; Mormile, Melanie R.(Public Library of Science, 2014-10-03)
Endemic to the Namib Desert, Fairy Circles (FCs) are vegetation-free circular patterns surrounded and delineated by grass
species. Since first reported the 1970’s, many theories have been proposed to explain their appearance, ...
Armstrong, Alacia; Valverde, Angel; Ramond, Jean-Baptiste; Makhalanyane, Thulani P.; Jansson, Janet K.; Hopkins, David W.; Aspray, Thomas J.; Seely, Mary; Trindade, Marla I.; Cowan, Don A.(Nature Publishing Group, 2016-09-29)
The temporal dynamics of desert soil microbial communities are poorly understood. Given the
implications for ecosystem functioning under a global change scenario, a better understanding of
desert microbial community ...