Articles | Volume 8, issue 2
16 Feb 2011
 | 16 Feb 2011

Productivity patterns and N-fixation associated with Pliocene-Holocene sapropels: paleoceanographic and paleoecological significance

D. Gallego-Torres, F. Martinez-Ruiz, P. A. Meyers, A. Paytan, F. J. Jimenez-Espejo, and M. Ortega-Huertas

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