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- Cui, Guangyu, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- The Science of the total environment 2017 v.578 pp. 337-345
- Crenarchaeota; Nitrosomonas; Nitrosospira; ammonia; bacteria; earthworms; fluorescence; humification; nitrates; nitrification; oxidants; recycling; value-added products; vegetables; vermicomposting; vermicomposts; wastes
- ... Although it is known that earthworms enrich the nitrate content in their final products, the detailed mechanisms behind this are not well understood, and this is important for determining the agricultural value of vermicomposting. Hence, this study aimed to investigate the effects of earthworms on ammonia oxidization and to clarify the functions of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria and archaea (AOB and A ...