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Bacteria (16S) in Antarctic terrestrial soils of the Sor Rondane Mountains
Tytgat B, Vyverman W, Willems A, Verleyen E (2018): Bacteria (16S) in Antarctic terrestrial soils of the Sor Rondane Mountains. v1.4. SCAR - Microbial Antarctic Resource System. Dataset/Metadata.
Contact: Tytgat, Bjorn

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Illumina sequencing data of bacterial communities in 52 soil samples from the western Sør Rondane Mountains (Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica).The samples were taken along broad environmental gradients, including different types of bedrock, in an area covering nearly 1000 km2. more

Geographic coverage: Sor Ronda Mountains, East Antarctica
Taxonomic coverage: 16S ssh rRNA gene of Bacteria, using the primers pA (AGAGTTTGATCCTGGCTCAG, positions 8-27) and BKL1 (GTATTACCGCGGCTGCTGGCA, positions 536-516).

Biology > Organic (& bio-) chemistry
Terrestrial, Metadata, Sequencing, Soil, Antarctica, Bacteria

Geographical coverage
Antarctica [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1 January 2009 - 1 January 2010

Taxonomic coverage
Bacteria [WoRMS]

Molecular data

Universiteit Gent (UGent), moredata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
AntOBIS: Antarctic Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
RAS: Register of Antarctic Species, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Metadata
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2018-12-04
Information last updated: 2019-04-10
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