Microbial Community and Functional Structure Significantly Varied among Distinct Types of Paddy Soils But Responded Differently along Gradients of Soil Depth Layers
Ren Bai, Jun-Tao Wang, Ye Deng, Ji-Zheng He, Kai Feng, Li-Mei Zhang
Frontiers in Microbiology | FRONTIERS MEDIA SA | Published : 2017
Awarded by National Science Foundation of China
Awarded by Chinese Academy of Sciences
Awarded by MOST
This work was financially supported by the National Science Foundation of China (No. 41322007), Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDB15020200), MOST (2014BAD14B00), and Youth Innovation Promotion Association of Chinese Academy of Sciences. We'd like to thank Dr. Ying Gao's assistance in the analysis of GeoChip data, and Prof. Phillip Chalk for the language polishing for the manuscript. We are also grateful to Dr. Yu Dai, Dr. Chaolei Yuan, and Dr. Guiyou Zhang's help for soil collection and the analysis of soil chemical properties.