Insects don’t talk, but new DNA-based technologies are helping to tell their stories.Researchers unlock clues about vertebrate diversity by examining arthropod samples
Written by Christina Lynggaard, Martin Nielsen, Luisa Santos-Bay, Markus Gastauer, Guilherme Oliveira and Kristine Bohmann
The celebrities of the microcosmos aren’t always easy to find: detecting tardigrades in environmental DNA
The hidden diversity of tardigrades is being uncovered in Norwegian forests using DNA barcoding and metabarcoding
Researchers uncover a highly unique and diverse chironomid community in a Singaporean swamp forest highlighting the importance of these ecosystems and the power of Next-Generation Sequencing for biomonitoring efforts.
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A one-year pilot biomonitoring program in Kruger National Park, South Africa – the Kruger Malaise Program – reignites rangers’ energy about biodiversity conservation.
Forest restoration can be better facilitated by considering the diversity and biomass of soil microbiomes
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