Johnson, Riegardt M.; Ramond, Jean-Baptiste; Gunnigle, Eoin; Seely, Mary; Cowan, Don A.(Springer, 2017-01)
The central Namib Desert is hyperarid, where
limited plant growth ensures that biogeochemical processes
are largely driven by microbial populations. Recent
research has shown that niche partitioning is critically
Van der Walt, Andries Johannes; Johnson, Riegardt M.; Cowan, Don A.; Seely, Mary; Ramond, Jean-Baptiste(American Society for Microbiology, 2016-08)
Fairy Circles (FCs) are barren circular patches of soil surrounded by grass species, the origin of which is poorly understood. FCs feature in both the gravel plains and dune fields of the Namib Desert. While a substantial ...