Articles | Volume 14, issue 11
Biogeosciences, 14, 2741–2754, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-2741-2017
Biogeosciences, 14, 2741–2754, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-2741-2017
Research article
06 Jun 2017
Research article | 06 Jun 2017

Planktonic foraminifera-derived environmental DNA extracted from abyssal sediments preserves patterns of plankton macroecology

Raphaël Morard et al.

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The exploitation of deep-sea sedimentary archive relies on the recovery of mineralized skeletons of pelagic organisms. Planktonic groups leaving preserved remains represent only a fraction of the total marine diversity. Environmental DNA left by non-fossil organisms is a promising source of information for paleo-reconstructions. Here we show how planktonic-derived environmental DNA preserves ecological structure of planktonic communities. We use planktonic foraminifera as a case study.
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