Moss diatom communities from Ile de la Possession (Crozet, Subantarctica) and their relationship with moisture

@article{Vijver1999MossDC,
  title={Moss diatom communities from Ile de la Possession (Crozet, Subantarctica) and their relationship with moisture},
  author={Bart Van de Vijver and Louis Beyens},
  journal={Polar Biology},
  year={1999},
  volume={22},
  pages={219-231}
}
More than 190 taxa, belonging to 33 genera, were observed on mosses collected on Ile de la Possession, Crozet Archipelago, Antarctica. Six assemblages could be identified. Habitat type and moisture content of the samples appeared to be the major factors in separating the communities. It was clear that diatom communities growing on mosses found in rivers and… CONTINUE READING