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Title: Short-term facilitation of microbial litter decomposition by ultraviolet radiation

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Journal Name:
Science of the Total Environment
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Journal Name: Science of the Total Environment Journal Volume: 615 Journal Issue: C; Journal ID: ISSN 0048-9697
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Elsevier
Country of Publication:
Netherlands
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English

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Lin, Yang, Karlen, Steven D., Ralph, John, and King, Jennifer Y. Short-term facilitation of microbial litter decomposition by ultraviolet radiation. Netherlands: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.239.
Lin, Yang, Karlen, Steven D., Ralph, John, & King, Jennifer Y. Short-term facilitation of microbial litter decomposition by ultraviolet radiation. Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.239
Lin, Yang, Karlen, Steven D., Ralph, John, and King, Jennifer Y. Thu . "Short-term facilitation of microbial litter decomposition by ultraviolet radiation". Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.239.
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title = {Short-term facilitation of microbial litter decomposition by ultraviolet radiation},
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place = {Netherlands},
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