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A census-based estimate of Earth's bacterial and archaeal diversity

Authors
  • Louca, Stilianos
  • Mazel, Florent
  • Doebeli, Michael
  • Parfrey, Laura Wegener
Type
Published Article
Journal
PLoS Biology
Publisher
Public Library of Science
Publication Date
Aug 13, 2021
Volume
19
Issue
8
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3001362
PMID: 34388158
PMCID: PMC8362970
Source
PubMed Central
Disciplines
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Data Management
  • Taxonomy
  • Microbial Taxonomy
  • Bacterial Taxonomy
License
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Abstract

This Formal Comment provides clarifications on the authors’ recent estimates of global bacterial diversity and the current status of the field, and responds to a Formal Comment from John Wiens regarding their prior work.

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