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Research article
30 Apr 2015
Research article |  | 30 Apr 2015

Soil moisture and land use are major determinants of soil microbial community composition and biomass at a regional scale in northeastern China

L. Ma, C. Guo, X. Lü, S. Yuan, and R. Wang

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