Evolution, Microbes, and Changing Ocean Conditions.

  title={Evolution, Microbes, and Changing Ocean Conditions.},
  author={Sin{\'e}ad Collins and Philip W. Boyd and Martina A. Doblin},
  journal={Annual review of marine science},
Experimental evolution and the associated theory are underutilized in marine microbial studies; the two fields have developed largely in isolation. Here, we review evolutionary tools for addressing four key areas of ocean global change biology: linking plastic and evolutionary trait changes, the contribution of environmental variability to determining trait values, the role of multiple environmental drivers in trait change, and the fate of populations near their tolerance limits. Wherever… 
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