Verrucomicrobia in Brazilian Atlantic Forest Soil

  • Published 2011
The Brazilian Atlantic forest is one of the main biodiversity hot spots in the world (4). This biome stretches along the Brazilian Atlantic coast, from the state of Rio Grande do Norte to Rio Grande do Sul, with an original area of 1,233,875 km that has been reduced to less than 8% of its original cover (Fig. 1). Also included in this hot spot is the… CONTINUE READING