Nannobacteria Photo Gallery

F. Leo Lynch, Brenda L. Kirkland, Mississippi State University

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This Mississippi State University Geosciences web page contains links to photos of nannobacteria, most taken by Robert Folk, the "Father of Nannobacteria," and F. L. Lynch. The photos are accompanied by brief explanations of each photograph. Images include nannobacteria in hot spring carbonates, clays, space, minerals, the human body, organic matter, miscellaneous, and downloadable images. Images of pseudo-nanobes are also included.

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Subject: Biology:Biogeochemistry, Microbiology, Astrobiology, Geoscience:Geology:Mineralogy:Biomineralogy
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Grade Level: Informal, College Upper (15-16), General Public, Graduate/Professional, High School (9-12), Middle (6-8), College Lower (13-14)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience, Mineralogy
Extreme Environments: Extremely Hot
Topics: Biosphere:Astrobiology, Solid Earth:Mineralogy:Biomineralogy, Biosphere:Biogeochemistry, MicrobiologyKeyword: nanobacteria