Nematoda from the terrestrial deep subsurface of South Africa

  title={Nematoda from the terrestrial deep subsurface of South Africa},
  author={Ga{\"e}tan Borgonie and Antonio Garc{\'i}a-Moyano and Derek Litthauer and Wim Bert and A. Bester and Esta van Heerden and Ch. M{\"o}ller and M Frank Erasmus and Tullis C. Onstott},
Since its discovery over two decades ago, the deep subsurface biosphere has been considered to be the realm of single-cell organisms, extending over three kilometres into the Earth’s crust and comprising a significant fraction of the global biosphere. The constraints of temperature, energy, dioxygen and space seemed to preclude the possibility of more… CONTINUE READING