About this Research Topic
Most of the studies evaluating the role of microbes to carbon cycle in inland waters were performed in high latitudes and only a few studies in the tropical area. In the prospective of global changes where the warm tropical lakes and rivers become even warmer, it is important to understand how microorganisms behave and interact with carbon cycle in the Earth region with highest temperature and light availability. We expect contributions as reviews, meta-analysis, insights or original work about autotrophs and heterotrophs roles to carbon cycle in tropical inland ecosystems.
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