[TFA] Re: Mini-review, aerobic bacteria NetMax Sun Feb 12 21:00:32 2012
Very interesting. ... ammonia-oxidizing archaea (AOA) <snip>This study has identified that AOA are the dominant ammonia oxidizing microorganisms in freshwater aquarium biofilters.<snip> Have to make time to read this carefully. Sounds like bacteria (AOB) gets replaced by AOA ? NetMax On Feb 12, 11:27 pm, "pH7, Aquarium Ninja" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > YES! there's MOAR here > ==>http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.00... > > ~pH7, Aquarium Ninja > > -- > Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse any typos or mistakes > > "pH7, Aquarium Ninja" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > I eat this stuff up for breakfast, lunch, and dinner! I love it! MOAR! > > ~pH7, Aquarium Ninja > > -- > Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse any typos or mistakes > > NetMax <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > It's actually called 'Strategies of aerobic ammonia-oxidizing bacteria > for coping with nutrient and oxygen fluctuation.' and it's NOT an easy > read.http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1574-6941.2006.00170.x/pdf > > PFK (Practical Fish Keeping) did a review on this review (which is an > easier > read)http://www.practicalfishkeeping.co.uk/content.php?sid=4780&utm_source... > > I like the occasional foray into scientific reports. Even if I only > understand a small portion, it either highlights errors in my thinking > (which I then try to understand), or it reinforces the validity of the > advice given in TFA. > > What I took away from the report was that i) aerobic bacteria were > even more mobile and robust that I expected, ii) their more singular > purpose can be advantageous when coming out of dormancy with other > bacteria, iii) they can store energy, and iv) while they're low on the > food chain, they do have predators (protozoa and metazoa).
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