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Research article
22 Oct 2014
Research article |  | 22 Oct 2014

Methanotrophic activity and diversity of methanotrophs in volcanic geothermal soils at Pantelleria (Italy)

A. L. Gagliano, W. D'Alessandro, M. Tagliavia, F. Parello, and P. Quatrini

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